Keyword: Algerian

Syrian contact 'told French terror suspect to target church'

Officials say there is 'no doubt' that suspect - named as Sid Ahmed Ghlam, a 24-year-old Algerian national - had been planning church attack.

Man ‘planning terror attack on churches’ arrested in Paris

Officials say 24-year-old suspect, an IT student, is also suspected of killing Aurélie Châtelain, who was shot dead in her car on Sunday.

Algerian French-language novelist Assia Djebar dies, aged 78

Djebar, who wrote more than 15 novels, won widespread acclaim for her treatment of Muslim women and their struggle for emancipation.

Algerian writer wins world French literature prize

Kamel Daoud's novel 'Mersault the counter-enquiry' was inspired by the classic work L'Étranger by French writer Albert Camus.