Are Morocco and Algeria on the brink of war?

This is the first part of a five part series. If relations between the “brother countries” have never been smooth, the cold relations between Morocco and Algeria have given way to open hostility in recent months. The main culprit? The Western Sahara conflict. Progress on the issue has stalled since …

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Algeria: journalist Khaled Drareni released

Released after a long day of waiting for his relatives, activists and fellow journalists gathered in front of the Kolea prison center, in western Algeria, Khaled Drareni appeared calm and in good shape, wearing a face mask. “I thank all those who supported me and who supported the prisoners because …

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Tensions rise after Algerian spectacle mocks King

Saâdeddine El Othmani, Aziz Akhannouch, Nizar Baraka… Many Moroccan politicians have expressed their indignation following the broadcast of a caricature of their monarch on the Algerian channel Echourouk News, reputed to have links with the military. In the program “Weekend story” – presenter Bilal Kebache questioned the puppet on the …

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