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National Day of Remembrance commemorating the seventy-ninth anniversary of the massacre of May 8, 1945

National Day of Remembrance commemorating the seventy-ninth anniversary of the massacre of May 8, 1945

The Algerian Embassy in Moscow celebrated the National Day of Memory commemorating the massacres of May 8, 1945 under the slogan "يوم مشهود لعهد منشود", in the presence of members of the Algerian Embassy and the Military Office, led by His Excellency Mr. Boumediene Guennad, the Algerian Ambassador to Moscow, in addition to the members of the Algerian community residing in Russia.

On this occasion, the national flag was raised under the national anthem and "Al-Fatiha" was recited in tribute to the souls of the fallen righteous Martyrs.

In a speech delivered by His Excellency the Ambassador of Algeria in Moscow, he underlined the importance of celebrating the National Day of Memory, while highlighting the reference represented by the massacres of May 8 as a source of inspiration for the start of the glorious Revolution of November 1st, 1954, the conviction and determination of the Algerian people to adopt the revolutionary approach of liberation and to resort to armed struggle, as this is the only language that French colonialism understands.

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