ORAN – Director General of National Police, Major General Abdelghani Hamel has underlined Wednesday in Oran women's place in the society, during a ceremony marking the International Women's Day, observed on 8 March every year.
The ceremony took place in presence of Minister of Mujahideen (National Liberation War veterans) Tayeb Zitouni as well as the civilian and military authorities of the province of Oran (432-km west of Algiers).
In his address on this occasion, Major General Abdelghani Hamel recalled the sacrifices of Algerian women during the National Liberation War and their participation in the national building process.
The ceremony was an opportunity to honour mujahidat (women veterans), daughters of shuhada (martyrs of National Liberation War), State officials, women representatives of civil society, journalists as well as women representatives of National Police and other services.
The National Police Chief will attend in the afternoon the final of Women's Mobilis League Football Cup between ASE Algiers and AS National Police at Ahmed-Zabana Stadium in Oran.