An overview of the life of Omar Mukhtar (1858 - 1931) in Libya and how he used his local knowledge to organize a highly successful guerrilla resistance.
An overview of Italy’s ‘fourth coast’ at the End of the 19th Century in Libya and the benefit of the Italian commercial penetration.
An overview of the history of Libya during the second Ottoman period and the rise of the al-Senussi between 1823 and 1859.
An overview of the history of Libya during the Ottoman control, Corsairs and Karamanli in the 16th century.
Libya, the country drowning in chaos today, is governed by multiple sides since a national alliance led by the NATO overthrew the president Muammar al-Gaddafi. …
An overview of the Algerian nationalist movement that emerged in the early 1920s as a reaction to colonialism.
Algeria’s civil war started with sporadic attacks on military personnel and policemen that grew into an armed conflict with a variety of Islamist groups. By …
Independence brought hope of a better life to Algeria’s people, but a period of political turmoil and rebellions followed
It is estimated that between 400,000 and 1,500,000 Algerians were killed during the war of liberation (1954-1962), usually called the Algerian War of …
Algeria is considered one of the cradles of the first human ancestors, according to the results of a research conducted on Oldowan stone tools in its desert.