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Noun1.Batna - a town in north central AlgeriaBatna - a town in north central Algeria  
Algeria, Algerie, Democratic and Popular Republic of Algeria - a republic in northwestern Africa on the Mediterranean Sea with a population that is predominantly Sunni Muslim; colonized by France in the 19th century but gained autonomy in the early 1960s
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Il s'agit de Mouhssine Iajor, El Youssfi Mohamed et Abarhoune Mohamed (Moghreb Tetouan), Saadane Marwane et Batna Mourad (FUS Rabat), Oulhaj Mohamed (Raja Casablanca), Achchakir Abderahim (AS FAR), M'hamdi Abdelali (Kawkab Marrakech) et El Bourkadi Amine (Olympique Khouribga).
The shelling of Kfar Batna appeared to be part of a concerted push against contested and rebel-held areas around Damascus, as President Bashar Assad's regime tries to shore up its seat of power.
Kafar Batna locals told SANA reporter that the town witnessed a massive protest and protesters chanted slogans calling for dismissing the terrorists from the town.
There are bodies in the street," an activist was quoted by Reuters as saying from Kfar Batna.
The comissioning of Batna Field, one of the oil fields in northwest Mosul's Zummar town, stopped more than 20 years ago, shall add a new production energy, exceeding 2,000 bpd, in Nineveh Province," the official source, who asked not to be named, told Aswat al-Iraq News Agency.
In Batna, he promised to pursue state investment in development schemes for the north African country, which is rich in oil and natural gas but has a high rate of unemployment, to the tune of 150 billion dollars (110 billion euros) over five years.
This would give it BATNA, putting it in a stronger position to negotiate better terms with the other two or three suppliers.
A formal discussion of BATNA may be found in Getting to Yes by Fisher and Ury or The Mind and Heart of the Negotiator by Leigh Thompson (See also "Negotiation Terms," included as part of this case).
ICAO certification has been completed for Algiers, Annaba and Batna airports and is "in progress" at Bejaia, Biskra, Constantine, Ghardaia, Hassi Messaoud, InAmenas, Oran, Tamanrasset and Tlemcen airports.
The APS news agency says security forces have killed Emad Abdelwahid Ahmed Alwan, a 37-year-old Yemeni citizen and a top Al Qaida official in North Africa, in Batna province, 320 km east of Algiers.
Parmi eux, l'actuel leader de la Ligue 2 Mobilis de football, le CA Batna, ainsi que certains de ses poursuivants directs, notamment, l'Olympique de Medea, l'AS Khroub et la JSM Skikda, sans oublier le MC Saida et l'US Chaouia, situes un peu plus bas dans le classement.
The Portuguese Teixeira Duarte - Engenharia e Construccoes, at the head of a consortium of Algerian companies Sero EST Batna and Nardjess Construction, won a shipyard of 218 million euros.