Two days after the horrible carnage committed by Israel in the Al-Ahli hospital in Gaza, Algeria, decked out in the colors of Palestine, marched in unison, united under the same banner, chanting with the same voice his attachment to the Palestinian people, but also his revolt and his pain in the face of their terrible fate, throughout an extraordinarily united and unifying Thursday, October 19.
In Oran, Annaba, Constantine, Sétif, Tizi-Ouzou, Béjaïa, Batna, Oum El Bouaghi, Bordj Bou Arreridj, Tipaza, Sidi Bel-Abbès, Tlemcen, Adrar, Ouargla and several wilayas of the country, citizens descended massively into the streets, hoisting the Palestinian standard high, shouting “ genocide of their Palestinian brothers and sisters », while closing ranks under the same slogan: unwavering support for the martyred land of Gaza.
— TSA Algeria (@TSAlgerie) October 19, 2023
At the highest level of power, the expression of solidarity with Palestine translates into a strong act: the cancellation of all preparations linked to the celebrations of the 69th anniversary of the November Revolution, by order of the President of the Republic, Abdelmadjid Tebboune.
As stated in the press release from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs published today: “By order of the President of the Republic, Mr. Abdelmadjid Tebboune, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the National Community abroad has asked all embassies , missions, consulates general and Algerian consulates abroad, to cancel all preparations related to the celebrations commemorating the glorious first of November of this year and all events and celebrations associated with this anniversary “.
According to the terms of this same official press release, this decision emanates from “ President of the Republic, as an expression of solidarity of the Algerian people and the Algerian State with the Palestinian people and our brothers in the besieged Gaza Strip, who are facing a usurping aggression and an avalanche of crimes and massacres committed against them by the Zionist occupier.