Photographer's Note

The Martyrs Memorial ( Maquam E' chahid ) is located high over the Algiers hill, this 92 m monument was built in 1984. “. The monument is dedicated to those who sacrificed themselves for Algeria’s independence during the war of national liberation. It is fashioned in the shape of three standing palm leaves which shelter the "Eternal Flame" beneath. At the edge of each palm leaf stands a statue of a soldier, each representing a stage of Algeria's struggle.

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