France 24 License cancelled in Algeria

French international television, France 24, has had its operating license cancelled in Algeria.

Algerian cited hostility on the part of France 24 towards Algeria for cancelling the license.

Algeria’s Communications ministry announced the revocation of France 24 license.

The cancellation of France International television license comes a day after Algeria organized Parliamentary elections.

The Ministry stated that France 24 had shown clear and repeated hostility towards Algeria and its institutions.

By Melvin Tarlue