France, Algeria inch closer, fifty ye...

France, Algeria inch closer, fifty years on

There are 3 comments on the Reuters story from Jul 3, 2012, titled France, Algeria inch closer, fifty years on. In it, Reuters reports that:

Fifty years after Algeria won independence, France's new president, Francois Hollande, finally appears ready to express regret over one of the bloodiest episodes in its colonial history.

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Anonymous

UK

#1 Jul 3, 2012
A full apology is the right thing to do.
TellTheTruth

UK

#2 Jul 20, 2012
Hollande may finally close the book on this sad episode of French policy and make public apology to Algeria.
Really

UK

#3 Jul 23, 2012
TellTheTruth wrote:
Hollande may finally close the book on this sad episode of French policy and make public apology to Algeria.
I hope he does!
That would be a change from Sarkozy who claimed that colonialism had been beneficial to Algeria.

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