Algeria: Two Algerian prosecutors and the boss of the anti-corruption member sacked

Algeria: Two Algerian prosecutors and the boss of the anti-corruption member sacked

Another sign, after the court summons and arrests, that the tension is far from having dropped in Algeria. The first remark we make is that the posts concerned are eminently sensitive. The dismissal on Thursday of two prosecutors of Algiers, city where are centralized several recent investigations targeting personalities related to the regime of ousted […]

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Tayeb Belaiz: Algerian Constitutional Council President resigns

Tayeb Belaiz: Algerian Constitutional Council President resigns

Algerian Constitutional Council President Tayeb Belaiz on Tuesday presented his resignation to Acting Head of State Abdelkader Bensalah, reports the official APS news agency quoting a Council statement. Protesters who have been calling for the end of the “system” since February 22, demanded the departure of this relative of former president Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who himself […]

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Algeria: Constitutional Council has not yet debated Bouteflika

Algeria: Constitutional Council has not yet debated Bouteflika

The Algerian Constitutional Council has not yet debated a possible procedure for dismissal of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika for unfit to carry out his office, reported Thursday the Algerian public radio. This constitutional solution to the protests that has been going on since late February was proposed Tuesday by the army chief of staff and Deputy […]

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