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UPDATE 2-Algeria awards 4 out of 31 oil, gas blocks on offerReuters UKALGIERS, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Algeria awarded four of 31 oil and gas field blocks on offer to foreign consortiums on Tuesday in its first attempt since a disappointing 2011 bid to draw investors to help offset its stagnate production. Spain's Repsol in ...Algeria awards four of 31 oil, gas fields in auction -officialsReuters AfricaAlgeria awards four of 31 oil, gas fields in auctionYahoo Finance UKAlgerian auction looking for foreign investors in oil and gas fieldsBizNewsall 9 news articles »
ReutersFrenchman's murder puts Algeria back on the shifting map of jihadReutersA week before Gourdel was kidnapped and killed, the Soldiers' Algerian commander Abdelmalek Gouri, also known as Khalid Abu Suleiman, had split with al Qaeda's North African wing to support Islamic State, whose battlefield successes and declaration of ...and more »
Algerian Shale's Water ProblemForbesOf the many ways to reverse Algeria's recent decline in hydrocarbon production, the country's push for shale development looks the best on paper. After all, the U.S. Energy Information Administration, Algeria is home to the world's third largest shale ...
Islamist gunmen kill two soldiers in western AlgeriaAl-ArabiyaIslamist gunmen have killed two soldiers in western Algeria less than a week after extremist-linked militants beheaded a French hostage they abducted east of the capital, press reports said Monday. The two soldiers were ambushed on Sunday as they ...
Algeria plans fence on Libyan border while hoping to mediate between Libyan ...Libya HeraldAlgeria is looking to the possibility of erecting an electronic fence along Libya border because of concerns about the movement of terrorists and arms from Libya. According to the Algerian daily, El Mihwar, a top-level Algerian army security meeting ...and more »
Washington TimesAlgeria, Oklahoma beheadings suggest Islamic State reach extends beyond ...Washington TimesRecent beheadings in Algeria and Oklahoma suggest that followers are answering the terrorist network's call to attack Westerners whenever and wherever they can, analysts say, attributing their response in large part to the battlefield success and ...Islam-linked US beheading suspect to be chargedEconomic Timesall 510 news articles »
The National Interest OnlineAlgeria: North Africa's Reluctant PolicemanThe National Interest OnlineThe inner workings of Algeria's opaque state structures are a mystery for many foreign observers. Since the country gained independence in 1962, Algeria's inward-looking regime has jealously guarded its ability to conduct state affairs without outside ...Settlement of Libyan Crisis - Algeria Pleads for Inclusive DialogueAllAfrica.comall 13 news articles »
ISIS executes hostage in Algeriamagharebia.comA French tourist was beheaded last week in Algeria by captors claiming to be affiliated with the Islamic State (ISIS). The terrorists executed Hervé Gourdel in a video released on Wednesday (September 24th). The 55-year-old victim was hiking with ...Tourism in Algeria threatened after French tourist beheadedShanghai Daily (subscription)Algeria's tourism takes a hit after guide's beheadingDaijiworld.comAlgeria: Gourdel's beheading harms Sahara tourismANSAmedBig News Network.comall 9 news articles »
BBC NewsHerve Gourdel: Algeria in shock over beheadingBBC NewsSecurity has been stepped up in the capital, Algiers and police are patrolling the city's main thoroughfares and parks. Their presence is worrying the city's residents, who fear the possibility of a militant attack. "Heinous, inhuman, barbaric ...Algeria: Kidnapping of Frenchman - Search Operations "Continue"AllAfrica.comall 6 news articles »
NewsweekAlgeria Hunts for Kidnapped Frenchman While Paris Rules Out DealNewsweekAlgerian military and police set up checkpoints and sent troops into mountains east of Algiers on Tuesday to look for a Frenchman kidnapped by militants who threatened to execute him over France's intervention in Iraq. The Caliphate Soldiers, a ...Algerian beheading is sign of ISIS' growing impact -- and of shrinking worldCNNFrench Mountaineer Beheaded by ISIS-Aligned Extremists in AlgeriaMashableFrench President Confirms Beheading of French Hostage in AlgeriaWall Street JournalFRANCE 24 -The Guardianall 3,107 news articles »