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· June, 2007

Stories about Algeria from June, 2007

Algeria: Holiday Debate

Algerian Nouri gets us in into the debate of changing the weekly holiday from Thursday/Friday to Saturday/Sunday here.

Egypt: Algeria Attacks Mother of the World

Algerian National library head M Amine Zaoui sparked a wave of controversy by declaring that Egypt was no longer the hub of Arab culture, writes Issandr El Amrani in The...

Algeria: America's Muslim Army

“Arab and Muslim are not the same thing, in America or anywhere else,” notes Algerian blogger Nouri here, in a commentary on an article by the BBC entitled: America's Muslim...

Algeria: Egg Fest

Eggs feature high on Algerian blogger Chef Zadi's mind, who dedicates a post to Algerian egg dishes.

Algeria: Help Feed Children

Algerian Chef Zedi calls upon his readers to join the fight against global poverty by helping feed children.

Algerian blogger taken to court

Today, June 11th, 2007, will be the first time that an Algerian blogger is being taken to court for articles posted on his personnel blog. Abdulsalam Baroudi is being sued...

Algeria: On the Kurds in Iraq

“With the situation between Turkey, the PKK, and Iraqi Kurdistan heating up, with regular engagements between Turkish and PKK forces along the Turco-Iraqi borderlands and the Iraqi President Jalal Talabani...

Algeria: US Stance Towards Turkey ‘Ironic’

Algerian blogger Nouri finds it ironic that US Defense Secretary Robert Gates on Sunday cautioned Turkey against sending troops into northern Iraq, as it has threatened, to hunt down Kurdish...

Algeria: Crackdown on Journalists

Or Does it Explode reports the latest on the continuing crackdown on journalists in Algeria.

Francophone Morocco: Blogging for the Maghreb Arab Union

June 1 has been designated the day to blog for the Maghreb Union - Bloggers across the Maghreb have tackled the subject, posting videos, photos, and their opinions, and Moroccan...

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