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June- 12 legislative election: Penalties of up to 20 years imprisonment for voting process’ disruptors

DZ Breaking 06 May 2021
ALGIERS- A legal framework to ensure the smooth running of the ballot during the June-12 legislative elections has been set up by the Ministry of Justice to oversee the electoral operation, a statement from the Prime Minister’s services said on Wednesday.

Exploitation of industrial lands: Effective legal solutions should be proposed-

Algeria Times 07 Apr 2021
ALGIERS- Minister of Industry Mohamed Bacha said, Monday afternoon, that “the obstacles preventing the exploitation of industrial lands available in some industrial areas must be addressed by proposing effective legal solutions to promote productive investment.”.

Algerian president cautions pro-democracy protesters

Urdu Point 07 Apr 2021
Algiers, April 7 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 7th Apr, 2021 ) .Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune Tuesday warned pro-democracy Hirak activists of "non-innocent activities" as authorities say the movement is being hijacked ahead of elections ... legal standing in Algeria.

Hague-based tribunal orders US to pay $37mln to Iran for breaching 1981 treaty

Press TV 04 Mar 2021
In a legal victory for the Islamic Republic, the Hague-based IranUnited States Claims Tribunal (IUSCT) has ordered Washington to pay $37 million to Iran after finding it guilty of passing Treasury regulations that prevented or delayed the transfer of part of the Iranian assets in violation of the 1981 Algiers Accords.

For US embassy hostages, Iran's revolutionary fervour evokes dark memories

The National 01 Mar 2021
At the time of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini’s return from exile on February 1, 1979, which heralded the fall of monarch Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi 10 days later, Don Cooke was a junior foreign service officer at the American embassy ... Read More ... The Algiers Accords that had ended the hostage crisis had specifically barred legal action against Iran.

The RI GOP's legal bulldog is latest General Assembly hire

The Providence Journal 13 Jan 2021
On January 7, Senate Minority Leader Dennis Algiere filed the paperwork to hire Bell as a $4,500 a month legal counsel for the five-member Senate GOP ... Algiere filed the paperwork with the interim personnel director for the Joint Committee on Legislative Services, which has not met in more than a decade ... Algiere, R-Westerly, said.

Algeria Rejects Trump’s Stance on Western Sahara

Hamodia 13 Dec 2020
Algeria has rejected a decision by President Donald Trump to recognize Moroccan sovereignty over Western Sahara, saying the step would undermine efforts to end the decades-long conflict over the desert territory ... In Algiers, the Foreign Ministry said the U.S. decision “has no legal effect because it contradicts U.N. resolutions, especially U.N ... .

Australia strips Muslim cleric of citizenship in unprecedented move

Russia Today 25 Nov 2020
READ MORE ... Benbrika’s legal team is currently appealing his continued detention ... Algiers has not yet commented on the recent developments. Australia previously used its legal ability to revoke citizenship in 2019, stripping it from Neil Prakash, who is imprisoned in Turkey and accused of being an Islamic State recruiter ... .

They were hostages in Iran for 444 days. Decades later, they’re waiting for compensation

The Los Angeles Times 03 Nov 2019
Dorothea Morefield was sipping coffee at her kitchen counter when a call came in. Iranian students protesting outside the U.S. embassy in Tehran had stormed the building, a State Department official told her ... Nov. 4, 1979 ... The U.S ... The Algiers Accords contained a provision, however, that barred the hostages from taking legal action against Iran in U.S.
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