Biskra


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Biskra

(ˈbɪskrɑː)
n
(Placename) a town and oasis in NE Algeria, in the Sahara. Pop: 204 000 (2005 est)
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This stage coincides with the commemoration of the 105th anniversary of the first landing (February 1913), in Tozeur, of the "air squadron of Biskra (Algeria)" which provided the postal service for military missions across the Sahara.
Le Directeur de la Chambre de Commerce et de l'Industr des Zibans de Biskra (CCI), Khelil Sadok, a insistAaAaAeA@, sur la nAaAaAeA@cess de l'accompagnement des exportateurs AaAaAeA l'AaAaAeA@tranger notamment dans frais du transport et la location des stands dans les foires internationales.
But, lack of funding has halted progress on numerous light rail projects and work has been delayed on new lines in Annaba, Batna, Biskra, Chlef and Djelfa and extensions in Algiers and Oran.
Historically strong gas-fired generation growth rates are supportive of further steady capacity growth, additionally the political situation is relatively stable and Algeria brought a sizeable 460MW Biskra gas plant online ahead of schedule last year.
us to modernist Paris, colonial Biskra and Tangier, and onward to
Les operations seront effectuees, notamment, a Kasserine et dans les zones frontalieres reliant le sud-ouest de la Libye au sud tunisien et dans les regions de la vallee de Tebessa et Biskra.
BISKRA - Ali Benflis, the main rival to ailing but favourite incumbent Abdelaziz Bouteflika in Algeria's presidential election, said Saturday his main opponent in the April 17 poll will be fraud.
ALGIERS, Feb 21 (KUNA) -- The Algerian security services on Friday seized a workshop for manufacturing firearms and ammunition in Biskra province, some 400 kms to the southeast of Algiers.
The government said five fans were killed when a van slid off the road into a ravine in the mountain town of Bejaia, east of Algiers, while four others died in the southern city of Biskra in a car accident.
A government statement issued on late Wednesday said that five celebrating fans were killed when the van they were driving in slid off the road into a ravine in the mountain town of Bejaia, east of Algiers, while four others died in the southern city of Biskra in a car accident, the Associated Press reported.
La seconde etape du Tour d'Algerie de cyclisme se disputera mardi entre Setif et Biskra sur une distance de 209,5 Km.
Pollen sample 1 (PS1) was collected from Setif (North east of Algeria), pollen sample 2 (PS2) was from Biskra (North Algerian Sahara), whereas pollen sample 3 (PS3) was from Blida (North of Algeria).