Between 1991 and 2004 more than 100,000 people were killed in a conflict between local forces and Islamic fundamentalists in Algeria. Train 1001 between Alger and Oran was hit 25 times by terrorist bomb attacks where dozens of people died. Now it runs again safely and Algerian travelers tell their stories to the Future Express.
How did these radical groups strangle such a well-educated people for more than a decade? How did one survive an epoch, in which life was so uncertain, that people only booked one-way fares? Return-trips were never guaranteed. Now see how the country has changed.