January 25, 2013

Algeria's Secretive 'War on Terror'

Alan Philps, The National

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The terrible secrets of that war remain locked away, while a generous amnesty for rebels ensures they stay that way. But still the question remains: are the remnants of the jihadists still infiltrated by the security services? Now that Qaddafi is gone, who is really taking charge of the cutthroats who roam the vast ungoverned spaces of the Sahara?

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TAGGED: Libya, Sahara, Mali, Tuareg, Algeria

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