Algeria http://www.kunc.org en Reunited After 50 Years, An Algerian Buena Vista Social Club Makes Its U.S. Debut http://www.kunc.org/post/reunited-after-50-years-algerian-buena-vista-social-club-makes-its-us-debut <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-RVN1ZvHZCk</p> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 06:03:00 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 48081 at http://www.kunc.org Reunited After 50 Years, An Algerian Buena Vista Social Club Makes Its U.S. Debut Bombino On World Cafe http://www.kunc.org/post/bombino-world-cafe <em>Nomad</em> is an appropriate title for <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/135540293/bombino" target="_blank">Bombino</a>'s new album; a member of the Tuareg tribe in Saharan Africa, the guitar was first relocated to a refugee camp in Algeria, where he learned to play his instrument. Wed, 24 Jul 2013 17:38:00 +0000 David Dye 47487 at http://www.kunc.org Bombino On World Cafe In Algeria, Sahara Attack Revives A Fear Of Renewed Terrorism http://www.kunc.org/post/algeria-sahara-attack-revives-fear-renewed-terrorism When Muslim extremists overran an oil and gas facility in Algeria's Sahara desert last month, Algerians saw the drama through the lens of their own painful history.<p>The news that terrorists had seized the In Amenas oil and gas plant stunned people in Algiers, the Algerian capital, who thought they'd seen the last of such attacks.<p>For most of the 1990s, a brutal civil war between Islamists and the military engulfed the country. More than 150,000 Algerians — mostly civilians — lost their lives in the violence. Thu, 21 Feb 2013 22:47:00 +0000 Eleanor Beardsley 40541 at http://www.kunc.org In Algeria, Sahara Attack Revives A Fear Of Renewed Terrorism Algeria Attack A 'Wake-Up Call' For Energy Companies http://www.kunc.org/post/algeria-attack-wake-call-energy-companies A week has passed since the terrorist attack on a natural gas facility in Algeria, but risk analysts and security experts are still undecided about the incident's likely impact in the energy world.<p>The price of oil, a good indicator of anxiety in the energy market, went up modestly right after the attack, but then it stabilized. Thu, 24 Jan 2013 08:39:00 +0000 Tom Gjelten 39214 at http://www.kunc.org Reports: Death Toll In Algeria At 80 http://www.kunc.org/post/reports-death-toll-algeria-80 <strong>Update at 1:50 p.m. Mon, 21 Jan 2013 12:07:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 39087 at http://www.kunc.org Reports: Death Toll In Algeria At 80