Algeria court docket sentences dozens to demise over forest fireplace lynching | Information

Forty-nine folks have been sentenced to demise over the lynching of a person falsely accused of beginning lethal fires final 12 months. An Algerian court docket has sentenced 49 folks to demise over the lynching of a person falsely accused of beginning lethal forest fires throughout an prolonged heatwave final 12 months, state media reported. … Read more

Saudi Arabia: Crown prince to skip summit on doctor advice

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia’s powerful 37-year-old crown prince will not attend an upcoming summit in Algeria after his doctors advised him not to travel, the royal court said Sunday. The acknowledgement from the state-run Saudi Press Agency came hours after Algeria’s presidency said Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman will not be … Read more

Palestinian factions sign reconciliation agreement in Algeria | Palestinian Authority News

Rival Palestinian factions meeting in Algiers for talks mediated by the Algerian government have agreed on a reconciliation deal that aims to resolve 15 years of discord through new elections in the occupied Palestinian territories. The agreement was signed by senior Fatah leader Azzam al-Ahmad; chief of the Hamas political bureau, Ismail Haniya; and the … Read more

Macron heads to Algeria amid strained ties with former colony – POLITICO

ALGIERS — French President Emmanuel Macron will land in Algeria on Thursday — his first visit to the former colony in five years — aiming to improve tense relations with the gas-rich nation as the EU wrestles to diversify energy supplies away from Russia. Issues like security, economic ties and energy rank high on the … Read more