Macron apologises for treatment of Harkis who fought for France in Algeria • FRANCE 24 English

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Published on 20 Sep 2021, 11:58
French President Emmanuel #Macron on Monday asked "forgiveness" on behalf of his country for abandoning #Algerians who fought alongside France in their country's war of independence. More than 200,000 Algerians fought with the French army in the war that pitted Algerian independence fighters against their French colonial masters from 1954 to 1962. FRANCE 24's James André tells us more from the Elysée Palace in Paris.


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