Algeria opposition leader Ait-Ahmed given state funeral



Algiers (AFP) – The remains of Hocine Ait-Ahmed, one of the fathers of Algeria’s struggle for independence from France and then a longtime opposition figure, arrived home on Thursday for a state funeral. The 89-year-old, who died in Switzerland last week after a long illness, was the last of the nine so-called “sons of Toussaint” […]



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