Algeria is a country in North Africa on the Mediterranean coast. Its capital and most populous city is Algiers.
Algeria is the tenth-largest country in the world, and the largest in Africa and the Arab world. It has the 17th largest oil reserves in the world and the second largest in Africa. DW's coverage of Algeria is collated below.
Algeria booked their place in the Africa Cup of Nations 2019 semifinals with a penalty shootout win over the Ivory Coast. Elsewhere, Madagascar's fairytale ended as Tunisia picked up their first win of the competition.
Despite having Sadio Mane and Kalidou Koulibaly, Senegal weren't able to overcome Algeria. Madagascar's sheer presence at the tournament is remarkable, but being here it isn't enough for Nicolas Dupuis' side.