Lieutenant General Ahmed Gaid Salah warned against the brandishing of other flags than the national one in the rallies staged nationwide.
“The brandishing of other flags than the national one by a minority is a sensitive issue and considered as an attempt to infiltrate the marches,” said the chief of staff in a speech delivered today during his visit to the third military region in Bechar.“Algeria has a single flag for which thousands of martyrs have been sacrificed,” he added.
The latter revealed that instructions were given to the various security services in this regard. Strong orders were given to the security forces to firmly enforce the laws. We will face anyone who wants to undermine the feelings of Algerians, “said the Army’s Chief of Staff.