ALGERIAN NATURAL GAS
• Algeria has the second largest natural gas
reserves in Africa with more than half of
it located in ...
IN AMENAS HOSTAGE CRISIS
• Date: January 16-19, 2013
• Location: In Amenas Natural Gas Facility
Militants from Al-Mulatham...
GAS GOES BOOM
Reports have indicated that the site plans were studied meticulously by
the militants before the attack with...
The weapons cache left by the
Qaddafi regime in Libya has been
problematic to the security in the
Sahel.
EUROPE’S DESERT DILEMMA
Despite growing security concerns
in Algeria, Europe has a
high tolerance for high risk areas
in t...
Energy exports comprise the majority of Algeria’s total
revenue; therefore economic protection goes hand in hand
with nati...
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Published on: Mar 3, 2016
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Transcripts - natural gas-algeria (2)

  • 1. ALGERIAN NATURAL GAS • Algeria has the second largest natural gas reserves in Africa with more than half of it located in the Hassi R’Mel gas facility.
  • 2. IN AMENAS HOSTAGE CRISIS • Date: January 16-19, 2013 • Location: In Amenas Natural Gas Facility Militants from Al-Mulathameen or the Masked Brigade stormed the In Amenas gas facility and the nearby living quarters with the intent of capturing foreign hostages.
  • 3. GAS GOES BOOM Reports have indicated that the site plans were studied meticulously by the militants before the attack with the intent of destroying the facility. There were no armed guards present in the gas site as Algerian law prohibits the presence of foreign security personnel.
  • 4. The weapons cache left by the Qaddafi regime in Libya has been problematic to the security in the Sahel.
  • 5. EUROPE’S DESERT DILEMMA Despite growing security concerns in Algeria, Europe has a high tolerance for high risk areas in the energy business.
  • 6. Energy exports comprise the majority of Algeria’s total revenue; therefore economic protection goes hand in hand with national security especially in a neighborhood festering with transnational terrorism.

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