APS : Sunday, 09 October 2016
ALGIERS-The National Diplomacy Day, which coincides with 8 October, will be celebrated this year in conjunction with the United Nations Day, October 24, the Foreign Affairs Ministry announced Sunday in a communiqué.
“The National Diplomacy Day, which coincides with 8 October, the day on which late president Ahmed Benbella raised the national flag on the headquarters of the United Nations in New York, will be celebrated this year in conjunction with the United Nations Day, October 24,” the source said.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs prepared “a rich program” to mark this twin celebration, the source added.
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- President Tebboune receives phone call from Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan