Growing and serious unrest in the Algerian army

Growing and serious unrest in the Algerian army

This is an excerpt from an article in our Algeria Politics & Security publication. There is serious unrest in the Algerian army which is coming from the sous-officier or non-commissioned officers (NCO) ranks. This is not new. We have been aware of it for at least...
Party infighting could derail the FLN in Algeria

Party infighting could derail the FLN in Algeria

Whether Algeria’s FLN (National Liberation Front) gets to the April 2017 elections as a united, well-managed and organised party is highly debatable. Many thought that Djamel Ould Abbes — Amar Saâdani’s successor as the party’s secretary-general — was not strong...