Radioactive Fallout From France’s Atomic Tests Hit Southern Europe [Video]

Radioactive Fallout From France’s Atomic Tests Hit Southern Europe [Video]

Back in the 1960s, France was involved in atomic bomb tests in the Sahara desert in what was then French-administered Algeria and it turns out radioactive fallout from these tests hit a lot more of Africa, as well as southern Europe. During 1960 and 1961, prior to Algerian independence, France detonated four atomic bombs in […]

Algeria Military Plane Crashes Carrying 103 and Leaving 1 Survivor

Algeria Military Plane Crashes Carrying 103 and Leaving 1 Survivor

An Algerian military transport plane carrying members of the military along with their extended families crashed Tuesday in eastern Algeria, killing 103 people, according to the private Ennahar TV station which claimed it received the news from “informed sources.” According to one report from Commander Farid Nechad, 55 bodies had been recovered from the wreckage […]