France admits torture and murder of Algerian freedom fighter in 1950s, but no apology for Algeria for colonial past

Follow RT on French President Emmanuel Macron has formally admitted that his country’s forces “tortured and murdered” Algerian freedom fighter Ali Boumendjel in 1957 during the nation’s war for independence in a meeting with his grandchildren. Macron made the confession “in the name of France” as he met with Boumendjel’s…

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