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Lounes Kheloui Dead at 66 of Pulmonary Fibrosis

Lounes Kheloui

It is with great sadness that we learn the loss of another icon of the Kabylian Chaabi music, Lounes Kheloui at the age of 66 years old. Lounes -66 years old- suffered from severe breathing issues caused by lung disease known as pulmonary fibrosis In very late stages. According to Siwel. It’s indeed a huge loss for the Amazigh music community, not too mention ... Read More »

Mouhcine Fikri’s Murder Makes Front Page News Around the World

The murder of Mouhcine Fikri – crashed to death last Friday in Al Hoceima city after he jumped into a garbage truck trying to retrieve his confiscated merchandise – has made front page news in papers all over the world. The ‘assassination’ of the 31 years old fish-vendor in the region of the Rif -an area long-neglected by the country’s monarchy – was on the front ... Read More »

Algeria Releases the Amazigh language version of its Constitution


Algeria’s government has announced this week the completion of a new constitution in Tamazight and published it in both paper and digital format. the final draft was prepared by a working committee of the High Commissioner Amazigh HCA formed in february 2016 from amongst its members. This new changes came out after The Algerian government announced, on January 5, that the new constitution ... Read More »

Tafsut Imazighen | Amazigh Spring Events Chronology

Amazigh Spring

Tomorrow, April 20th, marks 36 years since the student and the Amazigh people of kabylia in Algeria were violently handled by the government forces in an effort to express their legitimate cultural demands. On April 1980, special forces stormed the Tizi Ouzou campuses and broke into the student dormitories many were beaten up while asleep hundreds were wounded and hundred others ... Read More »