TITLE

Algeria advances in war against Al Qaida

PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Geo-Strategy Direct;8/1/2007, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Algerian Army, supported by paramilitary forces, has been combing the forests east of Algiers for Al Qaida fighters. Using Western-supplied night-vision systems, Algerian troops have been tracking Al Qaida movements and discovering strongholds near Algiers and other major cities. The Algerian Army has surrounded a force of 60 Al Qaida operatives in the Yakouren forest in the Berber province of Tizi Ouzou, about 100 kilometers east of Algiers.
ACCESSION #
26053058

 

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