Suspected of “attempting to undermine the authority of the state,” the former president of the national assembly is the target of an international ... arrest warrant that has jeopardised his presidential ambitions. Now a die-hard opponent, can he ever make a comeback?
The unexpected death of Ahmed Gaïd Salah, chief of staff of the army and strong man of the regime since the fall of Bouteflika, changed the ... situation for the new president Abdelmadjid Tebboune and pushed him to play the appeasement card.
Killing of Soleimani evokes history of political assassinations in the formative days of Shiite Islam
Gen. Qassem Soleimani, who promoted the religious and political influence of the Iranian regime across the Middle East with covert military operations, ... was an important figure in the Iranian government.
But that’s not the only reason his targeted killing by the United States has elicited explosive grief and outrage in Iran.
In Algiers, the same day visits of the Prime Minister of the Government of National Accord (GNA) of Libya, Fayez al-Sarraj, and the Minister ... of Foreign Affairs of Turkey on 6 January, illustrate the diplomatic strides being made by Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune to resolve the conflict in Libya, with Ankara recently announcing that it would begin deploying troops there.
Kenyan political exile Miguna Miguna was barred from flights by two European airlines on Tuesday after the Kenyan government issued a “Red ... Notice”. Shortly before, it had said he would be allowed back into the country.