Algeria – Brother of the former Director General of National Security (DGSN), 64-year-old Colonel Fodhil Hamel, seriously injured in his villa in Oran, source said safe.
The events took place on 9 September, when Fodhil Hamel, former Director of the Military Center for Prevention and Rehabilitation of the 2nd Military District in Oran, realized that a group of people had introduced to his villa. He had received the alert on his phone.
The brother of the former DGSN rushed to his villa, where he managed to make escape the intruders, who would have entered his home to burglar. However, Fodhil Hamel fell in his swimming pool which was under construction. This fall resulted in relatively serious injuries.
The brother of the former powerful DGSN was thus evacuated urgently to the Aïn El-Beida regional military hospital. An investigation was opened by the security services to determine the circumstances of this incident.