Reformer or tyrant? Napoleon commemorations put legacy under scrutiny

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Reformer or tyrant? Napoleon commemorations put legacy under scrutiny” – below is their description. France has a president who is big on remembrance. Emmanuel Macron’s put historians to work on Algeria and Rwanda, called for conversations on colonialism and slavery. Now, exactly a year before the presidential … Read more Reformer or tyrant? Napoleon commemorations put legacy under scrutiny

Algerians preserve Ramadan sweet through generations

Reuters published this video item, entitled “Algerians preserve Ramadan sweet through generations” – below is their description. Qalb al-Louz is a speciality for Algerians during Ramadan and is made out of semolina, almonds and sugar syrup. The sweet’s recipe is passed from one generation to the next. #Ramadan #Algeria #Ramadan2021 #News #Reuters Reuters YouTube Channel … Read more Algerians preserve Ramadan sweet through generations

Is Riyad Mahrez the best Algerian player to play in the Premier League? | Around the World | Algeria

Premier League published this video item, entitled “Is Riyad Mahrez the best Algerian player to play in the Premier League? | Around the World | Algeria” – below is their description. Welcome to Around the World, a series showcasing some of the best players and moments from Premier League history. Episode five explores Algeria and … Read more Is Riyad Mahrez the best Algerian player to play in the Premier League? | Around the World | Algeria

Thousands protest in Algeria to reject planned elections

Global News published this video item, entitled “Thousands protest in Algeria to reject planned elections” – below is their description. Thousands of Algerians took the streets on Friday to demand political changes and to reject planned legislative elections. Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune has set June 12 for early legislative elections, after announcing the dissolution of … Read more Thousands protest in Algeria to reject planned elections

Facing up to history: France to speed up opening of secret archives on Algeria War

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Facing up to history: France to speed up opening of secret archives on Algeria War” – below is their description. French President Emmanuel #Macron announced a decision Tuesday to speed up the #declassification of secret documents related to #Algeria’s 1954-62 war of #independence from France. FRANCE 24’s … Read more Facing up to history: France to speed up opening of secret archives on Algeria War

France to speed up declassification of secret archives on Algeria War

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “France to speed up declassification of secret archives on Algeria War” – below is their description. French President Emmanuel Macron announced a decision Tuesday to speed up the declassification of secret documents related to Algeria’s 1954-62 war of independence from France. FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel Got … Read more France to speed up declassification of secret archives on Algeria War

Algerian protesters mark two year anniversary of Hirak rallies

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Algerian protesters mark two year anniversary of Hirak rallies” – below is their description. Feelings were still running high in Algeria as thousands marched again to mark the two years since the Hirak rallies that ousted former leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika from power. Also Kenyans are giving two … Read more Algerian protesters mark two year anniversary of Hirak rallies

“A welcome step”: Macron’s recognition of the assassination of Algerian activist Ali Boumendjel

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “”A welcome step”: Macron’s recognition of the assassination of Algerian activist Ali Boumendjel” – below is their description. “What we’re talking about here is a system of repression.” Cambridge University lecturer Arthur Asseraf says France needs to go beyond acknowledging individual wrongdoings in Algeria. After recognizing the … Read more “A welcome step”: Macron’s recognition of the assassination of Algerian activist Ali Boumendjel

Italian ambassador, driver and bodyguard killed in DRC ambush

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Italian ambassador, driver and bodyguard killed in DRC ambush” – below is their description. In tonight’s edition: DR Congo vows to find the killers of the Italian ambassador, his bodyguard and a driver. The trio were killed not far from Goma on Monday after their convoy was ambushed. … Read more Italian ambassador, driver and bodyguard killed in DRC ambush

Revolution on hold? Algeria’s pro-democracy movement seeks second wind

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Revolution on hold? Algeria’s pro-democracy movement seeks second wind” – below is their description. Can Algeria reform? Thousands turn out for the second anniversary of its biggest protest movement in decades… but it’s lost its momentum – first with Covid, second a military-backed regime that critics say … Read more Revolution on hold? Algeria’s pro-democracy movement seeks second wind

Algerian papers mark two-year anniversary of Hirak protest movement

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Algerian papers mark two-year anniversary of Hirak protest movement” – below is their description. IN THE PRESS – Monday, February 22, 2021: “Not dead. Simply dormant.” That’s how one editorialist describes Algeria’s Hirak protests, two years after the demonstrations first erupted to oust then-president Abdelaziz Bouteflika. In the US, papers … Read more Algerian papers mark two-year anniversary of Hirak protest movement

Algerian president reshuffles govt on eve of protest movement anniversary

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Algerian president reshuffles govt on eve of protest movement anniversary” – below is their description. Algerian President Abdelmadjid #Tebboune announced a highly anticipated, but ultimately limited, government reshuffle on Sunday, the eve of the second #anniversary of a #protest movement that is regaining momentum. #Algeria #Hirak FRANCE … Read more Algerian president reshuffles govt on eve of protest movement anniversary

Algeria hands death penalty to jihadist in French beheading trial

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Algeria hands death penalty to jihadist in French beheading trial” – below is their description. An #Algerian court on Thursday sentenced to #death the main defendant in the 2014 kidnapping and beheading of French mountaineer #HerveGourdel. Prosecutors had called for the death penalty for Abdelmalek Hamzaoui earlier … Read more Algeria hands death penalty to jihadist in French beheading trial

Algeria’s president appeases protesters with pardons, calls early polls

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Algeria’s president appeases protesters with pardons, calls early polls” – below is their description. #Algerian President Abdelmadjid #Tebboune declared #pardons for jailed anti-government #activists and called early #elections Thursday, as the #crisis-hit country grapples with renewed protests on the second anniversary of a popular #uprising. FRANCE 24 … Read more Algeria’s president appeases protesters with pardons, calls early polls

Algeria’s president dissolves parliament, calls for early elections

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Algeria’s president dissolves parliament, calls for early elections” – below is their description. Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune on Thursday announced the dissolution of the lower house of parliament and called early legislative elections as the North African nation struggles with health, political and economic crises.. FRANCE 24 … Read more Algeria’s president dissolves parliament, calls for early elections