Algeria on Monday submitted a formal bid to join the "BRICS" bloc of emerging economies comprising Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa — a move aimed at diversifying the country's trade relations. The application was praised by Beijing and Moscow.
Leaders from across the Arab world met in Algeria on Tuesday for the 31st summit of the Arab League as the region battles to find common ground over a series of divisive issues amid rising inflation, energy and food shortages, and drought.
Moroccan lawyer Mourad Elajouti announced on Thursday that he issued a legal warning to Adidas regarding the design of its new Algerian jerseys on behalf of Morocco's Ministry of Culture. Morocco is demanding the German sportswear brand remove the design within two weeks.