Macron admits French forces ‘tortured and murdered’ Algerian freedom fighter

About This Source - FRANCE 24 English

The video item below is a piece of English language content from France 24. France 24 is a French state-owned international news television network based in Paris.

Recent from FRANCE 24 English:

  • New Delhi enters weekend lockdown as India’s Covid-19 cases surge
  • Myanmar junta pardons more than 23,000 prisoners, unclear if activists included
  • British royal family bids farewell to Prince Philip at funeral limited by Covid-19
  • FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Macron admits French forces ‘tortured and murdered’ Algerian freedom fighter” – below is their description.

    French forces “tortured and murdered” Algerian freedom fighter Ali Boumendjel during his country’s war for independence, President Emmanuel Macron admitted Tuesday, officially reappraising a death that was covered up as a suicide. 

    FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel

    Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

    In This Story: Emmanuel Macron

    Emmanuel Jean-Michel Frédéric Macron is a French politician who has been President of France and ex officio Co-Prince of Andorra since 14 May 2017. In the legislative elections a month later, Macron’s party, renamed “La République En Marche!” (LREM), secured a majority in the National Assembly. At the age of 39, Macron became the youngest president in French history.

    Books #Ad

    4 Recent Items: Emmanuel Macron

  • French President Emmanuel Macron visits Notre-Dame cathedral
  • Ukraine border: Leaders call for Putin to pull back troops
  • Ukraine border: Leaders call for Putin to pull back troops
  • Zelensky, Macron, Merkel call for Russia to pull troops from Ukraine border | DW News
  • In This Story: France

    France is a republic and the largest Western European nation. Through expansion and colonisation in the 17th and 18th centuries France became a great power and still retains territories around the world. It has a seat on the UN security council and is the world’s fourth most wealthy country with a high standard of living and strong cultural identity.

    6 Recent Items: France

  • New Delhi enters weekend lockdown as India’s Covid-19 cases surge
  • Myanmar junta pardons more than 23,000 prisoners, unclear if activists included
  • British royal family bids farewell to Prince Philip at funeral limited by Covid-19
  • Expert: China stepping up curbs on carbon emissions
  • ‘There is no vaccine war’: EU ambassador to UK
  • French President Emmanuel Macron visits Notre-Dame cathedral
  • Leave a Comment