DEBKAfile Exclusive Report June 11, 2008
They included a French engineer and his Algerian driver, as well as a dozen policemen and firefighters killed while responding to the first explosion.There has been no claim of responsibility. It was the second terrorist attack on the French water engineering company Razel.
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 12, 2008
In an audio tape aired Monday March 10 by al Jazeera, Salah Abu Mohammed who claimed to speak for al Qaeda in Islamic North Africa said the two Austrians had been snatched in "retribution for Western cooperation with Israel. He said the hostages were in good health.
Al Qaeda in the Maghreb claims two suicide bombings in Algiers which left more than 60 dead, including several UN personnel, and scores injured <br/>
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report December 13, 2007
In the first attack, a suicide car exploded near the supreme court, ripping apart a passing bus packed with university students. A few minutes later, another blast ravaged the UN Development Program offices in Hydra and a residential building. debkafile adds: There has been no claim of responsibility, although the outrage is attributed to al Qaeda in the Maghreb. Algerian prime minister Abdelaziz Belkhadem said the terrorists want to take the country back to the "hardship years."
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