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Algeria Embassy in Washington D.C partakes in the Africa Day Exhibition

The Embassy of Algeria in Washington D.C took part in the Exhibition organized on the occasion of Africa Day celebration, on May 23, 2019.

The event was a fruitful opportunity for the Embassy to inform the participants of the richness and diversity of the Algerian culture.

The Algerian stand presented some traditional women dresses (Karakou of Algiers and Chaoui dress from the eastern part of Algeria), the Golden Book of the Embassy, touristic brochures and pictures of some important sites in Algeria as well as some handicrafts (carpet, leather pouf, ceramics, pottery, wood mortar, etc...). They attracted a particular interest among participants.