ALGIERS- The minister of Mujahideen (liberation war veterans) Tayeb Zitouni on Thursday expressed Algeria's commitment to settling four issues with the French side, namely the missing Algerians, the recovery of the mortal remains of Algerian popular resistance martyrs, national archives of the liberation war and compensation for the Algerian victims of French nuclear tests.
ALGIERS-The torture practised by colonial France in Algeria from the beginning of the occupation until the eve of independence, the policy of displacement of indigenous populations and the concentration camps are issues that aroused the interest of many researchers, historians and filmmakers, who decided to record the testimonies of mujahedeen and former prisoners sentenced to death in order to expose, in broad daylight, flagrant violations of human rights whose after-effects still persist today.
OUM EL BOUAGHI (Algeria)- The minister of Mujahideen and Rights Holders, Tayeb Zitouni, said Tuesday the "the movie being filmed about the life of the national liberation war martyr Mohammed Larbi ben Mhidi (1923-1957) is in the process of finalization."
ALGIERS- Mujaheed (national liberation war veteran) and former editor of El Moudjahid weekly, Mohamed Si Fodil, died at the age of 85, his relatives said Tuesday.
ALGIERS-Prime Minister of the Republic of South Korea, Lee Nak-yon on Sunday paid tribute to the martyrs of the National Liberation War at the Martyrs' Memorial in Algiers.
ALGIERS- The sacrifice of condemned mujaheedate (female war veterans) during the National Liberation War by the French colonial administration was broached Tuesday in Algiers.
PARIS-National Liberation War combatant Gerald Marvy, 88, passed away Tuesday in Lyon following a long illness, his family announced Sunday.
ALGIERS- Copies of more than 30,000 archival documents relating to the work of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) during the National liberation war were given Wednesday, in Algiers, by the humanitarian body to the Directorate General of the National Archives (DGAN).
ALGIERS- The President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika paid tribute, Wednesday, at the Martyrs Square at Al Alia cemetery, to the memory of the martyrs of the National Liberation War in the occasion of the commemoration of the 63rd anniversary of the triggering of the National Liberation War.
ALGIERS- Several historical, sporting and cultural activities will be organized Wednesday by the Ministry of National Defence on the occasion of the commemoration of the 63rd anniversary of the outbreak of the Revolution of 1st November 1954, announced Tuesday the ministry.