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Algerian president Bouteflika sacks state television head: Ennahar TV

ALGIERS (Reuters) - Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika sacked the head of the state television, Ennahar TV reported on Monday. Lotfi Chriet replaced Toufik Khelladi, Ennahar added. (Reporting by Hamid Ould Ahmed, writing by Nayera Abdallah; Writing by Angus MacSwan)
Tags: Science, Reuters, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Algiers, Bouteflika, Hamid Ould Ahmed, Ennahar TV, Lotfi Chriet, Toufik Khelladi Ennahar, Nayera Abdallah


Army says it will preserve Algeria's security in all circumstances

Algeria's army will preserve the country's security "in all circumstances and conditions", Deputy Defence Minister Ahmed Gaed Salah told Ennahar TV on Wednesday, amid continuing protests by Algerians demanding rapid political change. Gaed Salah is also the armed forces chief of staff. Ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has abandoned his bid for a fifth term in power but stopped short of stepping down, raising suspicions on the street that he is buying time.
Tags: Science, Army, Algeria, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Ahmed Gaed Salah, Ennahar TV, Gaed Salah


Hungry for change, Algerians press old guard to step aside

Huge crowds gathered in several cities and Ennahar TV reported workers began a strike that paralyzed operations at the Mediterranean port at Bejaia. Bouteflika, 82, bowed to weeks of mass demonstrations against his 20-year-old rule on Monday and promised a transition to a new leadership. Veteran diplomat Lakhdar Brahimi and protest groups are expected to join a conference planning Algeria's future that Bouteflika said should try to finish its work by the end of 2019, government and political s...
Tags: Science, Algeria, Mediterranean, Bouteflika, Lakhdar Brahimi, Ennahar TV, Bejaia Bouteflika


Impatient for change, Algeria protesters press old guard to step aside

Huge crowds gathered in several cities and Ennahar TV reported workers began a strike that paralyzed operations at the Mediterranean port at Bejaia. Bouteflika, 82, bowed to weeks of mass demonstrations against his 20-year-old rule on Monday and promised a transition to a new leadership. Veteran diplomat Lakhdar Brahimi and protest groups will join a conference planning Algeria's future that Bouteflika said should try to finish its work by the end of 2019, government and political sources told...
Tags: Science, Algeria, Mediterranean, Reuters, Bouteflika, Lakhdar Brahimi, Ennahar TV, Bejaia Bouteflika


Thousands demand quick change in Algeria after Bouteflika concessions

Huge crowds gathered in several cities and Ennahar TV reported workers began a strike that paralyzed operations at the Mediterranean port at Bajaia. Bouteflika, 82, bowed to weeks of mass demonstrations against his 20-year rule on Monday and promised a transition to a new leadership. Veteran Algerian diplomat Lakhdar Brahimi and protest groups will join a conference planning Algeria's future, government and political sources told Reuters on Tuesday.
Tags: Science, Algeria, Mediterranean, Reuters, Bouteflika, Lakhdar Brahimi, Ennahar TV, Bajaia Bouteflika


Algeria minister raps judges' election challenge to Bouteflika

Bouteflika returned to Algeria on Sunday after undergoing medical treatment in Switzerland. Algerian Justice Minister Tayeb Louh, a member of Bouteflika's inner circle, said judges should remain neutral. "The independence and integrity of the judge must be consistent whatever the reasons," Ennahar TV quoted him as saying.
Tags: Science, Switzerland, Algeria, Bouteflika, Tayeb Louh, Ennahar TV


Ailing president returns to Algeria as mass protests swirl

Ennahar TV showed footage of what it said was a convoy of vehicles transporting him. Hours before Bouteflika's arrival, his ruling FLN party urged all sides to work together to end the crisis and promote national reconciliation, Ennahar TV said.
Tags: Science, Algeria, FLN, Bouteflika, Ennahar TV


President Bouteflika arrives in Algeria amid mass protests

Tens of thousands of Algerians of all social classes have protested over the past three weeks against Bouteflika's decision to stand in April's election. The ruling FLN party urged all sides to work together to end the political crisis, Ennahar TV said. 'NO FIFTH TERM' “Bouteflika’s system is over,” said a commentator on Ennahar TV, which is close to the president's inner circle, noting that some of the Bouteflika's allies have joined the protests.
Tags: Science, Algeria, FLN, Bouteflika, Ennahar TV


President Bouteflika to return to Algeria on Sunday: source, TV

A source familiar with the matter told Reuters Bouteflika would return on Sunday and Ennahar TV said he was expected to land around noon (1100 GMT). A Reuters witness saw the Gulfstream executive jet, the one which had taken Bouteflika to Geneva on Feb. 24, touch down at the airport amid a heavy police presence. There was no immediate sign of any ambulance or motorcade carrying the 82-year-old Bouteflika.
Tags: Science, Geneva, Algeria, Reuters, Gulfstream, Bouteflika, Ennahar TV, Reuters Bouteflika


5 Algerian major-generals face corruption charges, jailed

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — An Algerian television station close to President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s family reports that five senior Algerian army officers have been jailed after appearing before a magistrate on corruption charges. Ennahar TV says the major-generals — three former military region heads, a former gendarme head and the Defense Ministry’s financial services chief — […]
Tags: News, Defense Ministry, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, Algiers, Nation & World, Nation & World Politics, Ennahar TV, Algeria AP


Algeria plane crash: More than 250 killed in military jet disaster

The number of people believed to have died in an Algerian military plane crash on Wednesday has risen to 257, according to state TV. The military transport plane crashed into a field shortly after take off at Boufarik airport, southwest of Algiers. Television footage showed crowds gathering around the smoking and flaming wreckage near Boufarik airport southwest of Algiers. A line of white body bags could be seen on the ground next to what media said was a Russian Ilyushin transport plane. A tota...
Tags: News, Ap, Morocco, Un, Algeria, Western Sahara, Algiers, FLN, Tindouf, Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, Boufarik, Ennahar TV, Ennahar, Algiers Television, Algiers Credit, Algiers Tindouf


Military plane crashes in Algeria – video

Algeria's Ennahar TV has posted footage of a military plane that has crashed near Boufarik military airport, killing at least 100 peopleScores feared dead in Algerian military plane crash Continue reading...
Tags: World news, Algeria, Boufarik, Ennahar TV