History of Algeria
The history of Algeria takes place in the fertile coastal plain of North Africa, which is often called the Maghreb (or Maghrib). North Africa served as a transit region for people moving towards Europ...
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Ottoman Algeria
Ottoman Algeria, formally the Regency of Algiers, was an Ottoman territory centered on Algiers, eventually covering all coastal lands of modern Algeria. It was established in 1525 when Hayreddin Barba...
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Hasan ibn al-Nu'man
Hasan ibn an-Nu`uman al-Ghasani (Arabic: حسان بن النعمان الغساني‎ Hasān ibn an-Nu‘umān al-Ghasānī) (d. ca. 700), amir (general) of the Umayyad army in North Africa. The nisba indicates he ei...
Sétif and Guelma massacre
The Sétif massacre refers to widespread disturbances and killings in northern Africa in and around the Algerian market town of Sétif located to the west of Constantine in 1945. The French police fired...
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Mustapha Benboulaïd
Mostefa Ben-Boulaïd (Arabic: مصطفى بن بولعيد‎) (5 February 1917 – 22 March 1956) was an Algerian Berber (Chaoui) revolutionary leader.
Ben-Boulaid was born in Arris, Batna Province, Alge...
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Revolutionary Committee of Unity and Action
Revolutionary Committee for Unity and Action (in French: Comité Révolutionnaire d'Unité et d'Action) was a militant group in Algeria fighting French colonial rule. CRUA regrouped former elements of OS...
Moors
The Moors were the medieval Muslim inhabitants of the Maghreb, Iberian Peninsula, Sicily, and Malta.The Moors arrived in the Iberian Peninsula in 711 and called the territory Al-Andalus, an area which...
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Praetorian prefecture of Africa
The praetorian prefecture of Africa (Latin: praefectura praetorio Africae) was a major administrative division of the Eastern Roman Empire, established after the reconquest of northwestern Africa ...
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Medieval Muslim Algeria
Medieval Muslim Algeria was a period of Muslim dominance in Algeria during the Middle Ages, roughly spanning the millennium from the 7th century to the 17th century. Unlike the invasions of previous...
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Ahmed Bey ben Mohamed Chérif
Ahmed Bey ben Mohamed Chérif, also known as Ahmed Bey or Hadj Ahmed Bey (Arabic: الحاج أحمد باي‎) (c. 1784 - c. 1850) was the last Bey of Constantine, Algeria, ruling from 1826 to 1848. He w...
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Salih Reis
Salih Reis (1488 ca. – 1568) was a Turkish privateer and Ottoman admiral. He is alternatively referred to as Salah Rais, Sala Reis, Salih Rais, Salek Rais and Cale Arraez in several European resources...
Fatimid Caliphate
The Fatimid Caliphate (Arabic: الفاطميون‎, al-Fāṭimīyūn) was a Shia Islamic caliphate, which spanned a large area of North Africa, from the Red Sea in the east to the Atlantic Ocean...
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Zab Emirate
The Zab Emirate (Arabic: امارة الزاب‎) was a short lived emirate around 1400 in the highlands and desert fringes of what is today eastern Algeria.
Movement for the Triumph of Democratic Liberties
The Movement for the Triumph of Democratic Liberties (MTLD), name proposed by Maiza, was created October 1946 to replace the outlawed Parti du Peuple Algerien (PPA). Messali Hadj remained as its presi...
Évian Accords
The Évian Accords comprise a treaty which was signed on 18 March 1962 in Évian-les-Bains, France by France and the Provisional Government of the Algerian Republic, the government-in-exile of FLN (Fron...
Martín Alonso Fernández de Córdoba Montemayor y Velasco, conde de Alcaudete
Martín Alonso Fernández de Córdoba Montemayor y Velasco (died 1558) was a Spanish nobleman and first Count of Alcaudete. He was Viceroy of Navarra between 1527 and 1534.In 1534, he was appointed Gover...
French conquest of Algeria
The French conquest of Algeria took place between 1830 and 1847. Using an 1827 diplomatic slight by Hussein Dey, the ruler of the Ottoman Regency of Algiers, against its consul as a pretext, France i...
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Vandals
The Vandals were an East Germanic tribe, or group of tribes, who were first heard of in southern Poland, but later moved around Europe establishing kingdoms in Spain and later North Africa in the 5th ...
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