ALGIERS – Wednesday, 05 July 2023 (APS) – The President of the Republic, Abdelmadjid Tebboune paid his respects on Wednesday at the Martyrs Shrine in Algiers, in memory of the martyrs of the Glorious Revolution of November 1st 1954, on the occasion of the 61st anniversary of Independence and Youth Day.

President Tebboune laid a wreath of flowers in front of the commemorative stele and recited the Fatiha of the Holy Koran in memory of the martyrs (shouhada) of the National Liberation War.

The President of the Republic was accompanied by the Speaker of the Council of the Nation (Upper House), Salah Goudjil, the Speaker of the People’s National Assembly (Lower House), Brahim Boughali, the Prime Minister, Aimene Benabderrahmane, the President of the Constitutional Court, Omar Belhadj, the Chief of Staff of the People’s National Army, Army General Said Chanegriha, the Minister of State, Chief of Staff at the Presidency of the Republic, Mohamed Ennadir Larbaoui, the Minister of State, Advisor to the President of the Republic, Abdelaziz Khellaf, as well as senior state officials, members of the government, representatives of national organizations and mujahideen (war veterans).