Rome – In the Marian prayer of the Regina Coeli on Sunday May 26, 1996, the Holy Father John Paul II expressed himself as follows: “Today’s celebration of the solemnity of Pentecost is saddened by the tragic news of the death of seven monks from the monastery Trappist of ‘Notre-Dame d’Atlas’ in Algeria, the latest… Leggi tutto »
Roma – Alla preghiera mariana del Regina Coeli di domenica 26 maggio 1996, il Santo Padre Giovanni Paolo II così si esprimeva: “L’odierna celebrazione della solennità di Pentecoste è rattristata dalla tragica notizia della scomparsa di sette monaci della Trappa di “Notre-Dame d’Atlas” in Algeria, ultimo di una serie di deprecabili episodi di violenza che… Leggi tutto »
France has accused the north African countries of failing to co-operate over returning nationals. from: BBC News
Rinnovati appelli a protestare in massa per il secondo anniversario Hirak Screenshot di Berbere TV Intervista con Rachid Nekkaz al seguito del suo rilascio. In questa foto sembra trattenere le lacrime mentre parla della sua malattia. Le autorità algerine hanno rilasciato il 19 febbraio almeno 33 detenuti politici legati alle proteste di Hirak nell'ambito di un'amnistia… Leggi tutto »
Mr. Bouteflika, ousted from the presidency in 2019 after 20 years in office, joined the country’s fight for independence in the 1950s and helped lead the nation out of a brutal civil war in the 1990s. From: New York Times
The former president, whose decades-long rule sparked massive protests, has died aged 84. from: BBC News
from: BBC News Despite a huge military budget, oil-rich Algeria is ill-equipped to tackle annual fires.
When Djamel Ben Ismail went to fight forest fires in Algeria, his life was cut short by a raging mob. from: BBC News
Holders Algeria face former winners Ivory Coast in group stage of next year’s Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon after Tuesday’s draw from: BBC News
The blazes in the mountainous Kabylie region are some of the worst in the country’s history. from: BBC News
More than two dozen soldiers who were fighting the fires are among the dead. From: New York Times
At least 65 people have been killed as the fires continue to spread amid an intense heatwave. from: BBC News
from: BBC News Algeria is one of several Mediterranean countries to face devastating wildfires.