• Army
  • The Algerians were quick to surrender following the landing of the French army on July 5, 1830. (wikipedia.org)
  • Later, he joined the Algerian Liberation Army (ALN), soon getting a promotion. (wikipedia.org)
  • May 22: Algerian army troops killed two terrorists in an ambush in the Beni Douala region at Tizi Ouzou. (wikipedia.org)
  • The group has posted video recordings of attacks against Algerian army forces in Tipaza, Sidi Bel Abbes, Ain Deffla, Relizene, and Tissemsilt. (wikipedia.org)
  • The People's National Army include ground forces, the Algerian Air Force, the Navy (the Marine de la République Algérienne), and the Algerian Air Defence Force. (wikipedia.org)
  • After being structured as a politicized "people's army" in the Boumédiène era, and retaining its allegiance to the FLN during the one-party state years of Algerian history, the military forces were formally depoliticized in 1988, as a multi-party system was introduced. (wikipedia.org)
  • The state and army Islamist resistance in the late 1990s, but local and sporadic fighting persists in 2009, along with occasional bomb attacks against government targets in major cities. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Algerian army has also, especially in later years, been very active along the country's border with northern Mali, where various insurgent movements are based. (wikipedia.org)
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  • Jews In the city were allowed to join the French Army starting October 24, 1870 when Algerian Jews were granted citizenship. (wikipedia.org)
  • Arab
  • Morocco is a member of the United Nations and belongs to the African Union, Arab League, Arab Maghreb Union (UMA), Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), the Non-Aligned Movement and the Community of Sahel-Saharan States (CEN_SAD). (wikipedia.org)
  • Morocco also was among the first Arab and Islamic states to denounce the September 11, 2001 Terrorist Attacks in the United States and declare solidarity with the American people in the war against terror. (wikipedia.org)
  • that poll was seen as the monarchy's response to the "Arab Spring" protests which had by then spilled over into Morocco. (investorintel.com)
  • Their combat capabilities in defence of the country has thus remained untested, however the Algerian military is arugably recognized to be among one of the most professional and battle-hardened, well-trained militaries in both Africa and the Arab world. (wikipedia.org)
  • Morocco has won support for its position from several African governments and from most of the Muslim world and Arab League. (wikipedia.org)
  • French
  • We stress to our Muslim brothers the necessity to stay away from all the Western companies and complexes for their own safety, and especially the French ones," the statement said. (yahoo.com)
  • Morocco signed three loan agreements with the French Development Agency (AFD) in 2009, totalling up to 155 million euros. (wikipedia.org)
  • French is still popularly spoken and remains the second language in Morocco whilst Spanish is also widespread, particularly in the northern regions. (wikipedia.org)
  • Over time, relations between the nations have suffered, as tension between Algerians and the French has increased. (wikipedia.org)
  • Algerian-French relations started considerably later, several hundred years after first contact was had between the Ottoman Empire and the French. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, one important Ottoman Algerian leader held onto power for several more years, but in general was quick to succumb to the French presence in the region. (wikipedia.org)
  • In general, the area was tension-filled, with frequent clashes between the French and the Algerian people. (wikipedia.org)
  • As French occupation continued, French settlers began to colonize the region, and demanded privileges for ruling the land on behalf of the French government. (wikipedia.org)
  • In December 1942, Ferhat Abbas drafted an Algerian Manifesto, and presented it to both the Allied and French authorities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Two French expeditions into the Sahara in 1881 were disastrous, and Soleillet's reputation collapsed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Arabic: عبد القادر ابن محيي الدين‎ ʿAbd al-Qādir ibn Muḥyiddīn), known as the Emir Abdelkader or Abdelkader El Djezairi, was an Algerian religious and military leader who led a struggle against the French colonial invasion in the mid-19th century. (wikipedia.org)
  • There was a lot of pent-up resentment against the Ottomans when the French arrived, and due to numerous rebellions in the early 19th century, the Algerians could not oppose the French at all initially. (wikipedia.org)
  • On October 24, 1870, with the French dominance, Algerian Jews were given French citizenship with the Cremieux Decree. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Islamic fighters have stolen equipment from construction companies, including more than $11 million worth from a French company called SOGEA-SATOM, according to Elie Arama, who works with the European Development Fund. (military.com)
  • Terrorists
  • They could be the bodies of foreign hostages or Algerians or terrorists," the official said. (yahoo.com)
  • Now, of course, people will ask questions about the Algerian response to these events, but I would just say that the responsibility for these deaths lies squarely with the terrorists who launched a vicious and cowardly attack," British Prime Minister David Cameron said. (yahoo.com)
  • Malian
  • As reported here on InvestorIntel last month, Great Quest Metals (TSX.V:GQ) has welcomed the recent ceasefire agreement between the Malian government and the Tuareg rebels. (investorintel.com)
  • In 1960, he was assigned with leading the Malian Front in the Algerian south, when he became known with his revolutionary name of Abdelkader al-Mali, which has survived until today. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mali
  • Authorities said the bloody takeover was carried out Wednesday by 32 men from six countries, under the command from afar of the one-eyed Algerian bandit Moktar Belmoktar, founder of the Masked Brigade, based in Mali. (yahoo.com)
  • The company was convinced that there was a substantial market in Mali and neighbouring states for phosphate rock. (investorintel.com)
  • nations
  • EUCOM ceded 42 nations (including Western Sahara, a member of the African Union whose recognition has been virulently opposed by the West since Morocco invaded it in 1975) to AFRICOM. (mediamonitors.net)
  • In order to resolve the sovereignty issue, the UN has attempted to hold a referendum through the United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara (MINURSO), and is holding direct talks between the Kingdom of Morocco and the Polisario Front. (wikipedia.org)
  • Polisario
  • Morocco is supported in this view[clarification needed] by a number of former Polisario founders and leaders. (wikipedia.org)
  • The original goal of the Polisario, which was to end Spanish colonialism in the region, was achieved, but their neighbors, Morocco and Mauritania, seized sovereignty of the region, which the Polisario felt was entitled to self-determination and eventually interdependence. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Polisario Front has called for the self-determination of the people of Western Sahara to be decided through a referendum. (wikipedia.org)
  • Both Morocco and Polisario have sought to boost their claims by accumulating formal recognition, essentially from African, Asian, and Latin American states in the developing world. (wikipedia.org)
  • bomb
  • On Sunday, Algerian bomb squads sent in to blow up or defuse the explosives found 25 more bodies, said the security official, who spoke on condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity of the situation. (yahoo.com)
  • Population
  • January 19: A report transmitted by the Pasteur Institute to the Algerian Ministry of Health, Population, and Hospital Reform stated the results of their technical and administrative report on the vaccine Arepanrix. (wikipedia.org)
  • Under the General Government of occupied Poland in 1940, the Nazis divided the population into different groups, each with different rights, food rations, allowed housing strips in the cities, public transportation, etc. (wikipedia.org)
  • The population is estimated at just over 500,000, of which nearly 40% live in Laayoune, the largest city in Western Sahara. (wikipedia.org)
  • state
  • It was unclear whether anyone was rescued in the final assault on the complex, which is run by the Algerian state oil company along with BP and Norway's Statoil. (yahoo.com)
  • Portraying Morocco as a democratic state became important if Morocco wished to receive loans and investments by foreign powers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Michael Weiss, a spokesperson for Just Journalism, claimed that he had received leaked Syrian state documents showing that the Syrian government organized the Nakba Day protests to draw attention away from the uprising in Syria proper. (wikipedia.org)
  • US State Department spokesman Mark Toner said the U.S. believes President Bashar Assad's government was actively supporting the Palestinian protests near the Israeli border. (wikipedia.org)
  • The press is mostly state controled even though there are free newspapers , and clampdowns have occurred following criticism of the authorities or articles concerning the Western Sahara situation. (wikitravel.org)
  • Civil War
  • As President, he presided over the end of the bloody Algerian Civil War in 2002, and he ended emergency rule in February 2011 amidst regional unrest. (wikipedia.org)
  • Youth
  • May 29: Abdelmalek Sayeh, chairman of the Algerian national office of drug taking and addiction fighting, cited foreign countries as using Algeria's youth for consumption of drugs like heroin and cocaine from Colombia. (wikipedia.org)
  • cooperation
  • Oil production in Mauritania began in February 2006, and by May of the same year the Chinese and Mauritanian governments signed an agreement on social and economic cooperation. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to an audio recording released by the faction the people were seized because of western world cooperation with Israel. (wikipedia.org)
  • borders
  • January 13: Reporters Without Borders urged Algerian authorities to conduct a full investigation into the attempted murder of Hafnaoui Ghoul, a journalist for the daily al-Wassat. (wikipedia.org)
  • France
  • France and Spain remain the primary trade partners, as well as the primary creditors and foreign investors in Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • Spain and France are currently the largest exporting and importing partners to Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • Shortly after the end of the war, most of the Europeans and Algerian Jews living in Oran fled to France. (wikipedia.org)
  • fifth
  • February 25: The fifth session of the Algerian - Omani Joint Committee concluded in Muscat, Oman on February 24. (wikipedia.org)
  • national
  • March 2: The slaying of Algerian national police chief, Ali Tounsi, came at a time of heightening political tension between President Bouteflika and his intelligence services. (wikipedia.org)
  • The GPRA was set up in 1958 to represent the National Liberation Front abroad, mobilise the funds needed to organise the underground movement and support the refugees who had fled to Morocco and Tunisia. (wikipedia.org)
  • After UN-led peace talks between the Tobruk and Tripoli governments, a unified interim UN-backed Government of National Accord was established in 2015, and the GNC disbanded to support it. (wikipedia.org)
  • security forces
  • Two private Algerian TV stations and an online news site said security forces scouring the plant found five militants hiding out and learned that three others had fled. (yahoo.com)
  • January 3: Al Qaeda's North African wing claimed to have killed at least 29 members of the Algerian security forces in the past three months. (wikipedia.org)
  • formally
  • In 1975, Spain relinquished the administrative control of the territory to a joint administration by Morocco (which had formally claimed the territory since 1957) and Mauritania. (wikipedia.org)
  • rebel
  • The fall of the nation's democratically elected government at the hands of junior officers destroyed the military's command-and-control structure, creating the vacuum which allowed a mix of rebel groups to move in. (military.com)
  • Libya
  • The Phoenicians established trading posts in western Libya, and ancient Greek colonists established city-states in eastern Libya. (wikipedia.org)
  • After the fall of the Western Roman Empire, the area of Libya was mostly occupied by the Vandals until the 7th century, when invasions brought Islam. (wikipedia.org)
  • authorities
  • The Russians made a "top-level approach" to the Chinese "that together they might sell big chunks of their GSE holdings to force the U.S. to use its emergency authorities to prop up these companies," Paulson said, referring to the acronym for government sponsored entities. (blogspot.com)
  • year
  • The beginning of AFRICOM's second year has witnessed major military exercises on the western and eastern ends of the continent. (mediamonitors.net)
  • Indian news reports say the plant will use around 1.4 million tonnes of Tunisian rock phosphate per year, producing 360,000 tonnes of phosphoric acid annually. (investorintel.com)
  • January 7: In Dhebahia, western Bouira Province, a 65-year-old woman sustained a leg injury while she was harvesting olives with another family member. (wikipedia.org)
  • held
  • An Islamic scholar and Sufi who unexpectedly found himself leading a military campaign, he built up a collection of Algerian tribesmen that for many years successfully held out against one of the most advanced armies in Europe. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Vichy government held Oran during World War II until its capture by the Allies in late 1942, during Operation Torch. (wikipedia.org)
  • relations
  • Foreign relations have had a significant impact on economic and social development in Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • Policies associated with foreign relations are determined by the king, King Mohamed VI, and his advisors, despite the fact that Morocco has a constitutional monarchy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Foreign relations with western powers became strained as a result of this. (wikipedia.org)
  • Relations with foreign powers, especially with the West, have also been strengthened as Morocco has liberalized its economy and implemented major economic reforms. (wikipedia.org)
  • These policies make it beneficial for other countries to have relations with Morocco so that they can take advantage of their goods. (wikipedia.org)
  • assault
  • He is supposed to have used a knockout drug to lace the women's drinks prior to the assault, ABC News reported. (wikipedia.org)