Algeria lifts ban on news import p.16

By: Editorial Staff A 10-year-old Algerian ban on the importing of foreign newspapers and magazines is expected to be lifted with the awarding of licenses to private traders, an official of the Algerian news agency (APS) told Reuters. "The import and sale of foreign newspapers and other publications will resume soon," said APS. Government officials called on private companies seeking to sell foreign newspapers there to apply for the licenses.
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