Regions / Algeria
It regained prominence with the release of the 2011 film "Of Gods and Men."
The Algerian hostage crisis was both a human and political fiasco and its regional implications are still evolving.
British objections to how Algeria handled its hostage situation and a recent visit by one of its boy bands to Ghana highlight U.S. and European condescension towards Africa.
Bendjedid was considered by some to be Algeria's Ronald Reagan -- a man whose main skill consisted of acting out others' scripts.
The main source of terrorism during the Algerian civil war was elements of the government itself.
This article examines the hopes and prospects for democratization in Algeria.
The May 10 elections are not a sign that the Arab Spring is coming to Algeria.
In response to popular pressures, the Algerian regime is making gestures toward reform. But the real problem is the regime itself.
The U.S.-Algeria relationship, a marriage of convenience, was cemented after 9-11 by a what may have been a staged terrorist attack on the part of Algeria.
Gaddafi's survival is due, in part, to Algeria's military and diplomatic backing.