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Dangerous Terrorists Arrested in Algeria - Asharq Al-awsat English

The Algerian Ministry of Defense announced the arrest of two dangerous extremists in the Ziama Mansouriah region in the Jijel Province. The ministry's statement revealed that the arrest took place on Saturday. One of the detainees became involved with ...

Algerian troops kill two terrorists in anti-terror operation - Pakistan Today

The source specified that “two dangerous terrorists were killed during an ambush set up in the woods of the locality of Laaouana, in Jijel province, 380 km eastern Algiers.” Two Kalashnikov machine guns and 4 loaded magazines were also retrieved during ...

Jijel is a province in Algeria in the eastern Mediterranean coast. The capital is Jijel . Taza National Park is there.


ولاية جيجل
Province
Map of Algeria highlighting Jijel
Coordinates: 36°48′N 5°46′E / 36.800°N 5.767°E / 36.800; 5.767Coordinates: 36°48′N 5°46′E / 36.800°N 5.767°E / 36.800; 5.767
Country  Algeria
Capital Jijel, Algeria
Area
 • Total 2,577 km (995 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Total 634,412
 • Density 250/km (640/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+01)
Area Code +213 (0) 34
ISO 3166 code DZ-18
Districts 11
Municipalities 28

Jijel (Berber: ⵉⵖⵉⵍ ⴳⵉⵍⵉ, Arabic: ولاية جيجل‎‎) is a province (wilaya) in Algeria in the eastern Mediterranean coast. The capital is Jijel (Berber Igilgili). Taza National Park is there.