Religious Freedom – Algeria

Algeria: church-run nursery ordered to close

By World Watch Monitor Authorities in Algeria’s north-eastern city of Tizi-Ouzou, in the Kabylie region, have closed down a day-care centre for Christian children. The Early Childhood Home was established more than 10 years ago by Église ... Full Article

Algeria closes fourth church in four months

By World Watch Monitor Another church has been closed down in northern Algeria, as pressure against Christians intensifies in the Maghreb country. The village church in Azagher, near the town of Akbou, was forced to stop all activities on 2 ... Full Article

Algeria: New Trials Shake Ahmadi Minority

By Human Rights Watch (Beirut) – Algerian authorities have stepped up trials of members of the Ahmadiyya religious minority on charges related to the exercise of their religion, Human Rights Watch said today. Sentences range from fines to a ... Full Article