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Algeria: opposition figure Hussein Ait-Ahmed dies

THE LEVANT NEWS — ALGIERS: Hocine Ait-Ahmed, one of the fathers of Algeria’s struggle for independence from France and then a longtime opposition figure, died in Lausanne, Switzerland Wednesday, his Socialist Forces Front party said. Ait-Ahmed, 89, was the last of the nine so-called “sons of Toussaint,” who launched the …

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