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Morning Joe: Why Scarborough Is So Angry (And So Wrong) About Algeria

Pages 435-426 of Man of the World may suggest why Joe Scarborough was so irritated that he would attack me when I was no longer present to defend myself and my work — and it certainly shows why his verbal indictment of the Clinton Foundation was so wrong.

September 13, 2016

Algerians Vote; Ailing President Likely To Be Re-Elected

By Laura King, Los Angeles Times CAIRO — With a notable lack of enthusiasm, Algerians went to the polls Thursday in a presidential vote that the 77-year-old incumbent, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, was considered likely to win despite his obviously failing health. The tumult of the Arab Spring uprising three years ago largely bypassed this oil-rich North African […]

April 17, 2014

U.S. Repatriates Once Resistant Guantanamo Detainee To Algeria

By Carol Rosenberg, The Miami Herald The United States sent home to Algeria on Thursday a long-held Guantanamo captive who was cleared for return years ago but for a time sought resettlement elsewhere rather than repatriation to his civil-war-stricken homeland. Ahmed Belbacha, 44, became the first prisoner released from the Pentagon detention center this year. The […]

March 13, 2014

Lone Survivor Found As Scores Killed In Algeria Plane Crash

Algiers (AFP) – A military aircraft carrying 103 people crashed in Algeria’s mountainous northeast Tuesday, with a sole survivor found from one of the country’s deadliest air disasters, security and emergency officials said. The C-130 Hercules aircraft, which crashed in the Oum El Bouaghi region, was carrying 99 passengers — soldiers and their families — […]

February 11, 2014