The “memory therapy” of the grandchildren of the Algerian war

Young people from the group “Views of the young generation on Franco-Algerian memories”, at Sciences Po Paris, October 9, 2021. NADJA MAKHLOUF FOR “THE WORLD” It is the story of an inner journey. That of a journey that leads to memories still ablaze and family sufferings that have mostly remained silent. It is the story … Read more

In “The Silence of the Gods”, Yahia Belaskri weaves an Algerian legend

To not miss anything on African news, subscribe to the newsletter of World Africa from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. From the first lines of the Silence of the gods, sixth novel by Algerian writer Yahia Belaskri, … Read more

A bill to ask “forgiveness” from the harkis sixty years after the end of the Algerian war

Recognize and repair the «Tragedy harkie», sixty years after the end of the Algerian war. The deputies began the examination, Thursday, November 18, of a bill to ask « pardon » to those Algerians who fought alongside the French army before landing in metropolitan France in “Unworthy conditions”. Legislative translation of a speech by Emmanuel Macron delivered … Read more

France-Algeria: Mr. Tebboune judges “very serious” the remarks of Mr. Macron on the Algerian nation

Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune ruled “Very serious”, in an interview with Spiegel published Friday, November 5, the remarks made by Emmanuel Macron questioning the existence of the Algerian nation before French colonization. “We do not touch the history of a people, we do not humiliate the Algerians”, said Mr. Tebboune, referring to the question formulated … Read more