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RECORDED NUMBER OF TERROR ATTACKS DROPS IN ALGERIA..2012 WAS THE CALMEST YEAR FOR A DECADE

Algerian gendarmes on counterterrorism operations MAGHAREBIA 2013-01-08 By Walid Ramzi for Magharebia in Algiers Algerian security reports describe 2012 as the calmest year in the last decade.Armed attacks fell to their lowest level since 2002, with the most significant decrease … Continue reading

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ALGERIA FEARS AL-QAIDA, REFUGEES INFILTRATION IN POSSIBLE MILITARY INTERVENTION IN MALI

Algerian gendarmes on counterterrorism operations by Azzedine, Hafid ALGIERS, Nov. 15 (Xinhua) Algeria has been warning of the chaos that would be provoked in the region of the African Sahel, including on its southern borders, in case a military intervention … Continue reading

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NON-AFRICA TROOPS ‘COULD INTERVENE’ IN MALI

Malian terrorists onboard a gun-truck(aka ‘technical’) 5-11-2012 BAMAKO (AFP) Non-African troops could play a role in ousting Islamic radicals from northern Mali, if African leaders agree to such a plan, experts finalising details for the military intervention said Monday. “If … Continue reading

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US, FRANCE PRESSURE ALGERIA ON MALI

Mali rebel mans a truck-mounted anti-aircraft weapon 28/10 PARIS (AFP) France and the United States are on a diplomatic offensive to secure vital Algerian backing for a military intervention in Mali, where Islamist militia are tightening their grip on the … Continue reading

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