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Recent attacks by terrorists in Europe, the Arab world and North Africa demonstrate the callous nature of terrorism. Hundreds of innocent victims from all major faiths – including Islam and Christianity – have been senselessly cut down in the past month.
Both North African press and politicians condemned the 7 July London bombings and lambasted extremist groups who hide behind Islam to commit acts of terror.
With her election to the French Academy, Algerian author Assia Djebar adds another feat to her collection of achievements since she started her literary career nearly half a century ago.