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North Mali Crisis: The Failure of the Algiers Talks

North Mali Crisis: The Failure of the Algiers Talks

The fifth round of talks on peace in northern Mali ended in Algiers with nothing in favor of the northern populations. Pitting the government of Mali in Bamako to the…

Lebanese CEO of Qatar Mobile Operator in Algeria Threatens Media

Lebanese CEO of Qatar Mobile Operator in Algeria Threatens Media

For a long time, many in the Algerian government have sought to curtail the power of the private and independent press. Using state-owned printing presses and the state advertisement agency,…

Maghreb’s Small Billionaire Club

Maghreb’s Small Billionaire Club

According to Forbes, Africa had 1,426 billionaires in 2013. These are mostly business people and may not take into clear account the kings, president and generals who obviously are entitled…