Another blow: Algeria ends a 20-year friendship treaty with Spain | app

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — The office of the Algerian president announced on Wednesday that the North African nation was “immediately” suspending a two-decade-old friendship treaty with Spain.

It was the latest blow to the increasingly fragile relationship between Algiers and Madrid, which depends on Algeria for its natural gas supply.

This page requires JavaScript.

Javascript is required for you to play premium content. Please enable it in your browser settings.

kAm%6?D:@?D 92G6 [email protected]:? 2 [email protected]>A=6I E9C66H2J 5:DAFE6 27E6C $A2:? 2AA2C6?E=J 82G6 :ED 324<:?8 [email protected] |@[email protected]@'[email protected]:E:@? @G6C E96 5:DAFE65 (6DE6C? $292C2 E6CC:[email protected]]p=86C:2 324@G6>6?E:? E96 C68: ?[ H9:49 C6;64ED |@[email protected]@VD 2??6I2E:@? @7 (6DE6C? $292C2] %96 [email protected]=:D2C:@ 2C6 6?42>A65:? [email protected]? p=86C:2]k^Am

kAm%96 DE2E6>6?E [email protected]> p=86C:2? !C6D:56?E p356=>25;:5 %[email protected]?6VD @77:46 4:E65 H92E :E D2:5 H2D E96 “F?;FDE:7:23=6 [email protected] ?5”:? |2C49 @? $A2:?’[email protected]:E:@?[ 2>@F?E:?8 [email protected] 2 “72:E [email protected]>A=: FD:?8 72==24:@FD 2C8F>6?ED]”xE D2:5 E92E $A2:? 92D D:?46 42>A2:8?65 “[email protected] ;FDE:7J” :ED [email protected]:E:@?]k^Am

kAm%96 DE2E6>6?E D2:5 $A2:? H2D 23FD:?8 :ED [email protected]=6 2D 2? “25>:?:DEC2E:[email protected]”: ? E96 (6DE6C? $292C2 F?E:= E96 &?:E65 }2E:@[email protected] @FE E96 [email protected]=5 D:EF2E:@? @G6C E96 DE2EFD @7 E96 G2DE[ >:?6C2=C:49 E6CC:[email protected]] xE :D[ [email protected][ “[email protected]?EC:3FE:?8 5:C64E=J [email protected] E96 568C252E:@? @7 E96 D:EF2E:@? 😕 E96 (6DE6C? $292C2 2?5 E96 C68:@?[” E96 p=86C:2? AC6D:56?EVD @77:46 D2:5]k^am

kAm“x? [email protected]?D6BF6?46[ p=86C:2 92D 564:565 [email protected] [email protected] :>>65:2E6=J H:E9 E96 DFDA6?D:@?” @7 E96 EC62EJ[ H9:49 92D D6CG65 2D E96 7C2>[email protected]< 😕 E96 [email protected] [email protected]?EC:6D’ E:6D[ E96 DE2E6>6?E D2:5] %96 EC62EJ 52E6D [email protected] a__a]k^Am

kAm$A2:?’D [email protected]?>6?E D2:5 :E C68C6EE65 p=86C:2’D 564:D:@? 2?5 C6277:C>65:ED [email protected]>>:E>[email protected] E96 7C:6?5D9:A EC62EJ]k^Am

kAm“%96 $A2?:D9 [email protected]?>6?E C682C5D p=86C:2 2D 2 7C:6?5=J ?6:[email protected] [email protected]?ECJ 2?5 C6DE2E6D :ED 4 @>A=6E6 C625:?6DD [email protected] <66A 2?5 [email protected] E96 DA64:2= [email protected]@A6C2E:@? C6=2E:@?D9:A 36EH66? @FC [email protected] [email protected]?EC:6D[ [email protected] E96 36?67:E @7 E96 [email protected]=6 @7 [email protected][” 2 $A2?:D9 [email protected]:8? |:?:DECJ DE2E6>6?E D2:5]k^am

kAm$A2: ? H2D E96 [email protected]>6C [email protected][email protected]?:2= [email protected] 😕 (6DE6C? $292C2 F?E:= :E H2D 2??6I65 3J |@[email protected]@ 😕 `hfd]$:?46 E96?[ p=86C:2 2?5 ?6:[email protected]:?8 |@[email protected]@ 92G6 925 E6?D6 E:6D @G6C E96 72E6 @7 E96 (6DE6C? $292C2[ 2E @?6 [email protected]:?E 7:89E:?8 2 56D6CE H2C] |@[email protected]@ H2?ED [email protected]>6 [email protected][email protected]>J [email protected] E96 C68:@? H:E9 |@[email protected]? @G6CD:89E @G6C H92E :E 42==D :ED “[email protected] ? [email protected]:?46D]”k^Am

kAm%96 [email protected]:42? [email protected]?EC:6D [email protected]<6 5:[email protected]>2E:4 C6=2E:@?D:? pF8FDE:? E96 [email protected]]k^Am

Copyright 2022 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.

Comments are closed.