Longtime Algerian opposition figure Ait-Ahmed dies: party

Hocine Ait Ahmed, pictured October 31, 2004, 89, was the last of the nine so-called “sons of Toussaint”, who launched the Algerian uprising in November 1954. By Hocine Zaourar (AFP/File) Algiers (AFP) – Hocine Ait-Ahmed, one of the fathers of Algeria’s struggle for independence from France and then a longtime opposition figure, died in Lausanne, […]