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North Africa

the part of Africa between the Mediterranean and the Sahara: consists chiefly of Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, and N Egypt
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Algeria - at the heart of North African and Sahel security problems as it borders Libya, Tunisia, Morocco, Mauritania, the Sahara, and the Sahel's Mali and Niger - on Jan.
Built to recognize the sacrifices of North African soldiers, it was to serve both as a place of worship and as a tourist destination.
However, once upon a time, it was the crown of North African melodies, with stories of love and loss, society and youth.
Several projects in renewable energy, transport infrastructure, and communication are ongoing or expected to be launched in the future in North African countries.
food crisis, financial crisis, Euro-debt crisis, Arab Spring) on North African countries and to critically assess government interventions aimed at minimising their effects and identifying options for policy makers.
While analyzing how the recent crises are intertwined, the report highlights that North African governments responses to the 2007 food crisis were slow, not well targeted towards those most affected by soaring food prices, and included measures that could not be easily terminated once food prices began to ease.
In addition to these cross-cutting regional repercussions, the Mali crisis has generated insecurity within individual North African states by upsetting national strategies and heightening domestic tensions.
A further threat, in addition to potential problems in North Africa, is that AQIM is said to receive funding and other support from North Africans living in the UK, France, Spain, Italy and Germany.
The forum programme draws its strength from its unique blend of East Mediterranean and North African topics and its mix of key decision makers from both regions.
The new map app named 'HarassMap', aims to stop the social acceptability of sexual harassment in the North African country.
RABAT (CyHAN)- Moroccan state security has reportedly dismantled an al-Qaeda linked terror cell wanting to establish a base in the Rif Mountain range in the North African kingdom.
Al Qaeda's North African wing on Thursday claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing on a local police headquarters in Algeria at the weekend that officials said injured 29 people, Reuters reported.

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