Algerian army kills 22 militants
May 20 , 2015
22 militants were killed in the northern province of Bouira in Algeria. According to media reports, army surrounded 30 militants who were affiliated to the Al Qaeda and killed 22 of them. The military has launched a manhunt for the remaining eight militants. Ammunition and automatic weapons were captured during the operation. An army officer was quoted as saying that the militants were holding a meeting to carry out attacks in the country.