Crowds flood Algeria independence figure's hometown for burial



Ait-Ahmed (Algeria) (AFP) – Tens of thousands gathered in an Algerian village Friday for the burial of Hocine Ait-Ahmed, one of the fathers of the country’s struggle for independence and a key opposition figure. Ait-Ahmed died last week in Switzerland aged 89. His remains arrived Thursday in Algiers for a state funeral before being transferred […]



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