During the latest day of demonstrations on July 12, they cried forth their perennial “free Algeria!” and called for “a civilian state – not a military state!” One protester attempted to set himself on
After celebrating all night their side’s defeat of Ivory Coast on penalties, Algerians flooded the streets of the capital to once again press their demands for an overhaul of the North African country’s
ALGIERS (Reuters) - Algerian lawmakers late on Wednesday elected an Islamist opposition figure as chairman of parliament under pressure from mass protests demanding the departure of the ruling elite. parliament
Tens of thousands of Algerians took to the streets of the capital, Algiers, for the 20th successive Friday to demand new democratic leadership but also to celebrate the 57th anniversary of the country's
Algerian protesters and opposition parties have demanded elections take place by the end of the year, after the interim president pushed for talks. Opposition parties and activists in Algeria are demanding
ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Tens of thousands of Algerians took to the streets for the 20th straight Friday to demand new democratic leadership and celebrate their country's hard-fought independence from France.
Weekly protests have continued unabated in Algeria since then president Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s announcement on February 10 that he would seek a fifth term sent demonstrators pouring on to the streets.
ALGIERS (Reuters) - Algeria needs a national dialogue to lay the groundwork for presidential elections to end a political crisis, interim President Abdelkader Bensalah said on Wednesday as mass protests
DUBAI, July 2 (Reuters) - Algerian parliament president Moad Bouchareb quit on Tuesday, Ennahar TV and a parliamentary source said, after prolonged demands for his removal by protesters who saw him as
Under a blazing sun and intense heat, a defiant crowd gathered in the heart of the Algerian capital, surrounded by a massive police presence that included law enforcement officers in plainclothes. Around