Algeria's Independence Day

A very important day

Day

  • 5 of July
  • 1962
  • They were liberated from France
  • The flag was a battle flag

Monument

Maqam Echahid:


  • It was opened in 1982
  • It was for the Heroes killed in action
  • Each palm represent one soldier
  • Its form signifies "Eternal Flame"

Celebrations

  • Parades
  • Flag hosting
  • Singing patriotic songs
  • Speech by the president
  • All with green clothes

War

  • It started in 1954 and ended in 1954
  • 1 million Algerians died
  • 2 million muslims were refugees
  • 150.000 frenchs died