Random highlights from the Algerian media - because English speakers need to follow Algeria news too

Saturday, May 20, 2006

Minister hits (yes, personally hits) journalist

El Khabar, El Watan: Minister of Health Amar Tou hits and insults Liberte journalist Djemila Loukil in Oran on May 18, losing his temper over a question about medicine for AIDS patients. He denies it, the National Algerian Journalists' Union condemns it, and all the articles on Liberte about it seem to have disappeared or changed site.


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