14 octombrie 2021

France’s silence over colonial crimes ensures confrontation with Algeria


While France’s silence on its colonial role in Algeria may work domestically, the future of European and North African relations is closely impacted by Paris’s silence.Algerian-French ties are mired in controversy after the persistent issue of responsibility for colonial crimes has resurfaced again.  The ongoing diplomatic row comes after negative comments attributed to French President Emmanuel Macron regarding Algeria were published in a Le Monde article on October 2.  The controversy shows [...]