Algiers (الجزائر) is the capital of Algeria.
Algiers is the capital city of Algeria in North Africa. Algiers is located on a bay of the Mediterranean Sea and is an important port. Algiers was first settled over 1000 years ago and has now grown to a large city with a metropolitan population of over 3 million. Algiers has also been marred by violence in the past decade. Algiers is known locally as El-Djazaïr and the residents speak Berber, Arabic and French.