Algeria’s regime targets journalists

Algeria’s regime targets journalists

Algeria’s trend of targeting journalists is worrying. France-based blogger Amir Boukers, an Algerian who writes the Facebook blog under the hashtag name of AmarDZ, came under vicious attack from Anis Rahmani’s Arab-language Ennahar channel. Those suspected of helping...
Possible cabinet changes in Algeria

Possible cabinet changes in Algeria

There has been considerable media speculation over a likely cabinet reshuffle in the autumn, with even the replacement of Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia being given serious discussion. But in light of the recent and extensive changes in the security forces, the general...
Gaïd Salah strengthens his hold on the country

Gaïd Salah strengthens his hold on the country

Army Chief of Staff General Ahmed Gaïd Salah continues to strengthen his position in both the army and the country. This week he moved to rid the parity that existed between army and gendarmerie ranks by reducing ranking levels in the gendarmerie. For example, there...
Algeria, Q3 Forecast – balance of power

Algeria, Q3 Forecast – balance of power

To read the full forecast in pdf format please fill out this form: Phone First Name Last Name Email Below is a short snippet from the longer version of our Algeria Q3 Forecast: Domestic politics and policy As we forecast for Q2, two issues — the presidential...