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Sentences with the noun Algiers

11 examples:

The funeral of the British-Algerian journalist Mohamed Tamalt in Algiers on Monday.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Algerian journalist Mohamed Tamalt has started a hunger strike after being jailed near Algiers.
(Fox News - World, )

Veteran director Merzak Allouache casts an unquiet eye on his society from the rooftops of Algiers.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Reviews, )

Mali's government and Tuareg rebels exchange dozens of prisoners in a goodwill gesture on the eve of peace talks in Algiers.
(BBC News - World News, )

Picasso's Women of Algiers becomes the most expensive painting to sell at auction, going for $179.3m at Christie's in New York.
(BBC News - Business, )

Picasso's Women of Algiers becomes the most expensive painting to sell at auction, going for $160m (£102.6m) at Christie's in New York.
(BBC News - Business, )

Iran continued its defiance of OPEC on Tuesday, dampening hopes of a production cut next month when the 14-nation oil cartel meets in Algiers.
(Forbes - Business, )

An Algerian official said that security forces had killed 21 armed Islamic extremists Tuesday who were meeting in a forest to plan an attack on Algiers.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Flight attendants were forced to restrain the man, who allegedly became unruly because he wasn't allowed to drink or smoke on board the Air Mediterranee flight from Algiers.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

The record-setting price of Pablo Picasso's Women of Algiers did not seem to be a matter of much excitement at Christie's, which announced the $179 million sale with a casual tweet.
(The Independent - Business, )

Algerian military and police set up checkpoints and sent troops into mountains east of Algiers on Tuesday to look for a Frenchman kidnapped by militants who threatened to execute him over France's intervention in Iraq.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

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33 examples:

I lived in Algiers for over a year.

She took an airplane from Algiers to Rome.

H.I.V. testing provided by Unaids workers last year in Algiers, the capital of Algeria.
(The New York Times - World News, )

It turns out the can’t-miss star who misses the N.B.A. can make a fair living in Algiers, or in Halifax, Canada.
(The New York Times - Pro-Basketball, )

A government project is helping to restore some of the buildings in the ancient Kasbah of Algiers to their former glory.
(BBC News - World News, )

Islamist militants kill 14 Algerian soldiers in an ambush on a military convoy in mountains east of the capital Algiers.
(BBC News - World News, )

An Air Algeria plane en route to Marseille has been forced to return to Algiers due to an unspecified technical failure.
(Fox News - World, )

"Women of Algiers (Version O)," A vibrant, multi-hued painting from Pablo Picasso, sold for $179 million on Monday night.
(NBC News, )

The plane crashed in a mountainous area in the Oum El Bouaghi province, about 310 miles from the Algerian capital Algiers.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Picasso's Women of Algiers has become the most expensive painting to sell at auction, going for $179.3m (£115m) at Christie's in New York.
(BBC News - World News, )

An Algerian police commander says Islamic militants have ambushed an Algerian army convoy in a forest west of Algiers, killing 11 soldiers.
(Fox News - World, )

Algieran soldiers on a search operation have killed seven armed Islamist extremists in the province of Bouira, east of the capital Algiers.
(Fox News - World, )

Morocco is recalling its ambassador to Algiers for consultations over remarks made by the Algerian president over the disputed Western Sahara region.
(Fox News - World, )

The 50-year-old man was convicted in his home country in 1993 of complicity in the bombing of Algiers airport (file picture), which killed nine people.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The decision at a meeting in Algiers marks the first time in eight years that OPEC's members have agreed to cut production, and oil prices rose on the news.
(BBC News - Business, )

An Air Algerie flight crashed on Thursday en route from Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso to Algiers with 110 passengers on board, an Algerian aviation official said.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Kathryn Bigelow's dramatic retelling of the infamous 1967 Algiers Motel brutality compels us to reckon with things we might wish to avoid, to feel the rage others felt.
(The Hollywood Reporter - Movies, )

“William Casby, Born in Slavery, Algiers, Louisiana” (1963), one of many portraits in Richard Avedon’s “Nothing Personal,” a book he worked on with James Baldwin.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

From Moscow to Caracas, Riyadh to Baghdad, in Tehran, Algiers, Kuwait City and Lagos, officials are confronting the plunge in prices — roughly 25 percent since a peak in June.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Freeze or Not To Freeze – that was the question for many of the world’s largest oil producers to ponder at the International Energy Forum held in Algiers, Algeria this week.
(Forbes - Business, )

At least 257 people were killed when an Algerian military plane crashed outside Algiers, the world’s deadliest aviation disaster in almost four years and the nation’s worst.
(The Wall Street Journal - World News, )

Three northern Malian rebel groups signed an accord in Algiers pledging to work for peace through inclusive talks in Mali, the Algerian government said in a statement on Tuesday.
(The New York Times - World News, )

John Hersey: In the Feb. 3 Calendar section, a movie review of “War on Everything” misspelled the last name of “The Algiers Motel Incident” author John Hersey as Hershey.
(Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

Two Algerians held at Guantanamo Bay prison for more than a decade have returned to their homeland, where they were interrogated by judicial authorities pending an investigation, the Algiers Court said Thursday.
(Fox News - Politics, )

Pablo Picasso set a record when his 1955 painting of a harem of colorfully dressed women, “Women of Algiers (Version O),” sold for $179.4 million at Christie’s—the most ever paid for a work of art at auction.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

For those who have seen “The Battle of Algiers,” Gillo Pontecorvo’s masterful 1966 panorama of political insurrection and urban anxiety, the title alone can summon forth indelible images of Algerian resistance.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

Christie’s will try to make auction history this spring when it asks at least $140 million for Pablo Picasso’s “Women of Algiers (Version O),” the highest price tag ever placed on an artwork headed for auction.
(The Wall Street Journal - U.S. Business, )

Picasso’s 1955 painting “Les Femmes d’Alger (Version ‘O’) (Women of Algiers)” sold for nearly $180 million, and Giacometti’s gaunt bronze sculpture “L’homme au doigt (Pointing Man)” went for $141 million.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

After selling at auction for a record-setting $179.4 million US this week, Pablo Picasso's Women of Algiers (Version O) has been shown in all of its colourful glory to news audiences around the world - but not to those watching Fox 5 News in New York.
(Lauren O'Neil in CBC News - World, )

Police in Algeria have raided the offices of SNC-Lavalin in the capital Algiers amid a probe into allegations of bribery and kickbacks involving public officials and agents hired by SNC-Lavalin to procure a number of large infrastructure projects, CBC News has learned.
(CBC News - Business, )

The calendar may say that it's been 50 years since "The Battle of Algiers" was released in this country, but to look at it today, both as a political document and an aesthetic experience, makes it clear that great cinematic art never really ages or loses its relevance.
(Los Angeles Times - Entertainment News, )

And yet he was introduced by David Dimbleby as “the man described as football’s philosophy king”, whose pronouncements on Twitter are deemed in some quarters as important as Pascal’s Pensées or the existentialism of an Algiers University goalkeeper called Albert Camus.
(The Independent - Sport, )

Directed by Kathryn Bigelow ("The Hurt Locker"), the new movie "Detroit" is based on the deadly Algiers Motel incident during racially charged riots in Detroit in 1967. Actor Algee Smith says working on the film was a "history lesson" for him; his British castmate Will Poulter says the movie is relevant to Britain's racial history too.
(NBC News Entertainment, )

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