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  • The village is the site of a project to introduce solar energy to Algeria, with 2 households connected to 15 solar power systems. (wikipedia.org)
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  • Upon the outbreak of the Sand War between Algeria and Morocco when Moroccan forces attempted to claim the regions of Tindouf and Béchar from Algeria, Nasser, along with Cuba, immediately rushed arms to Algeria and sent a contingent of 1,000 troops who fought alongside the Algerians where 5 or more Egyptian officers were captured as prisoners of war. (wikipedia.org)