mmanuel Macron's statement on French colonial history and memory in Algeria and his sharp criticism of the Algerian regime sparked a political crisis between the two countries, which are linked with more than 130 years of colonial history.
Algeria under French rule and Palestine under Israeli rule are no exception to such colonial violence.
According to the established terminology, Morocco and Algeria are two "brotherly countries" in the Maghreb.
My Grandfather’s Fight against Colonialization in Algeria: The Scars of French War Crimes Won’t Be Forgotten
substantial part of my research investigates the postcolonial history of Algeria.
" Larbi Ben Mhidi, FLN Founding Member as portrayed in The Battle of Algiers (1966) In February 2019, the bid for a fifth term was announced on behalf of Algeria’s former president Abdelaziz Bouteflika who was debilitated after suffering a stroke in 2013.
he ongoing protests in Algeria are regarded as reminders of the early days of the Arab revolutions in 2011, when millions poured to the streets in many countries across the Middle East.
hile it has not yet accepted that the state directly engaged in systematic torture, France has finally recognized that the French state instigated a system that led to torture during the Algerian war.
One would be hard-pressed to find a statement that Algiers is the capital of Algeria or Baghdad is the capital of Iraq by an Algerian or Iraqi official.
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They have studied and learnt from different experiences like that of the prisoners of the Vietnamese Revolution, the Cuban Revolution, and the Algerian Revolution, and considered them as important experiences through which they tried to mature and enrich their own experience.
Read: Morocco-Algeria: Looming ConflictThis was all the more so as the decision in favor of Morocco was taken by the president alone, without consulting his governmental allies from the left-wing party Podemos, and without warning, as is customary, the right-wing opposition Popular Party.
” African countries such as Senegal, Algeria, and Nigeria warned their citizens not to join the Russia-Ukraine war.
Algeria is not such a distant memory of European colonial history in the region, and France continues to refuse to apologize for its crimes.
, Qatar, Canada, Algeria, and the pipeline gas from Azerbaijan, the transfer of Israeli gas to Europe via Turkey will be extremely valuable.
Algerians, Tunisians, and Moroccans raised the Palestinian flag at stadiums, and when Algeria won the cup, the players raised the Palestinian flag next to the Algerian one.
Born in 1958 to an Algerian Jewish family, at his first official political rally on December 5, 2021 he boasted of his minority background, describing himself as a “little Berber Jew from the other side of the Mediterranean.
Europe’s failure to deter Russia in Ukraine may encourage future Russian provocations and endanger European security and unity.