Algeria's state energy company Sonatrach has replaced its chief Abdelhamid Zerguine with vice president for production Said Sahnoun.
- Thursday, 24 July 2014 14:31
- Tom Miles in Geneva
Almost 100,000 boat people have made the dangerous journey across the Mediterranean to Europe this year, a roughly 60 percent increase on the whole of last year, and about 800 have died in the attempt, the U.N. refugee agency said on Thursday.
- Wednesday, 23 July 2014 12:19
- John Hamilton
Had Ahmed Maiteeq and his supporters not accepted the 9 June Constitutional Court ruling against his election there would have been a significant danger of the country splitting.