Ennour El Djazairi Party (Algerian Radiance)

  • Name - Original language & name in English: حزب النور الجزائري (Arabic), Parti Ennour El Djazairi (French), Ennour El Djazairi Party (English)
  • Year founded: 2012
  • Ideology: Nationalist
  • Current leader & function: Badreddine Belbaz (general secretary)
  • Number of seats in parliament (lower house): 2
  • Currently in government or in opposition: In opposition
  • Legal status: Legal political party
  • Link to official party website: Currently no party website
  • Observations: One of the wave of new parties licensed in 2012 so as to animate the Algerian political scene, the Algerian Radiance Party. In its 2012 election programme it advocated strengthening Algeria's democratisation, dialogue and national reconciliation. The party is based in Eastern Algeria, with its leader and two deputies (who made it into parliament in the 2012 elections) all from the Aurès (Khenchela).