Official Statement of MND
25th November 2021
Fight against terrorism.. Arrest of a terrorist in Ghardaia
Within the framework of the fight against terrorism and thanks to intelligence exploitation, the security services under People's National Army arrested, yesterday 24th November 2021, in Ghardaia in the 4th Military Region, one (01) terrorist, activating within a terrorist organization in the Sahel. It was about “Cherki Billal” alias “Houdhaifa” and “Abou El-Bassir”, who had joined the terrorist groups in 2016. The investigations led to the arrest of (03) other individuals.
This operation reiterates, once again, the effectiveness of the approach adopted by People's National Army and its security services and the efforts provided by our Armed Forces on the field in order to eradicate terrorism scourge in our country and to establish security and tranquillity throughout the national territory.