Algeria blocks social media to stop students from cheating on test
The country has imposed a digital blackout after questions from the 2016 International Baccalaureate exam were leaked on Facebook earlier this month.
French Police Reportedly Make Arrests During Overnight Raids Around the Country
At least three people were reportedly arrested during several coordinated raids that took place early Monday morning involving hundreds of police officers.
'God of Algeria' Spy Chief Axed as President Moves to Restructure Intel Services
General Mohamed Mediene had been running the country's intelligence service since November 1990, and was one of the last serving generals who fomented the coup to annul the January 1992 general election, which led to civil war.