Algerians mourn the atrocities committed by the French on VE day - Paris, France

Algerians mourn genocide carried out by France on VE day

Victory in Europe Day (VE in UK) is a public holiday in France for all the right reasons. The country was pulverised during World War II, losing more than half a million citizens. Being killed in the line of duty at the hands of Nazi Germans before the fight for liberation is regularly evoked by French leaders as part of a glorious national myth of … Continue reading Algerians mourn genocide carried out by France on VE day

Lyon University suffers a gas explosion

Breaking News Another explosion in Lyon as France as the area is evacuated

At least three people were injured on Thursday in an explosion at a university in Lyon, French authorities┬ásaid. The strong explosion and fire hit a science building at the University of Lyon which was said to be caused by construction work. The town of Villeurbanne, the Lyon suburb where the university is located, tweeted that the area has been evacuated after the blast. It said … Continue reading Breaking News Another explosion in Lyon as France as the area is evacuated