Sights & Landmarks

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  • Martyrs’ Memorial, Algiers

    The Maqam Echahid (English: Martyrs’ Memorial) is an iconic concrete monument commemorating the Algerian war for independence. The monument was opened in 1982 on the 20th anniversary of Algeria’s independence. It is fashioned in the shape of three standing palm leaves which shelter the “Eternal Flame” beneath. At the edge of each palm leaf Read more [...]