Category: War on Terrorism

Algeria: A Bulwark Against ISIS

BY: GEOFF PORTER With the Islamic State (ISIS) facing imminent defeat in its Libyan stronghold of Sirte, questions have arisen over where the group might seek refuge next. As the fight to push ISIS out of Libya intensifies, one country...

France and Algeria – Renewed Cooperation for Counterterrorism

By: Christopher Griffin Non-Resident Fellow Strategic Studies and Counterinsurgency On 15 June, French President François Hollande made a brief official visit to Algeria to discuss Paris and Algiers’ coordination against terrorism in the Sahel region. Hollande claimed that the Franco-Algerian...

Mali’s Persistent Jihadist Problem

By CHRISTOPHER CHIVVIS Four years ago, French forces intervened in Mali, successfully averting an al Qaeda-backed thrust toward the capital of Bamako. The French operation went a long way toward reducing the threat that multiple jihadist groups posed to this...

الوساطة الجزائرية لتسوية الأزمة الليبية.. الرؤية والتحركات

الوساطة الجزائرية لتسوية الأزمة الليبية.. الرؤية والتحركات عبداللطيف حجازي الخميس, 09 مارس2017,   تُكثِّف الجزائر من تحركاتها لتسوية الأزمة الليبية، من خلال تواصلها مع أطراف الأزمة خاصة بالمنطقة الشرقية بعدما كانت تُركز تحركاتها في السابق على قوى الغرب في هذا...