El Djoumhouria

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El Djoumhouria
الجمهورية
Type Daily
Format Tabloid
Publisher "الشركة الاقتصادية العمومية"
Founded 1844 as L'Écho d'Oran
1974, renamed La République
1975 renamed El Djoumhouria
Headquarters 6 rue Ben Senoussi Ahmida, Oran, Algeria
Website http://www.eldjoumhouria.dz

El Djoumhouria (in Arabic الجمهورية meaning the Republic in Arabic) is a daily newspaper published six times a weeks (from Saturday to Thursday) in Oran, Algeria.

It was established by Pierre Lafont as a French language newspaper on 12 October 1844 as L'Écho d'Oran. In 1974, it was renamed La République and published for one year as a French daily newspaper, with the front page only in Arabic. In 1975, it became an all-Arabic daily.

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