From the archive: The brutal world of sheep fighting: the illegal sport beloved by Algeria’s ‘lost generation’

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We are raiding the Audio Long Read archives to bring you some classic pieces from years past, with new introductions from the authors. This week, from 2018: For millions of Algerians, life has been shaped by years of conflict, unemployment and state repression. Sheep fighting offers an arena where young men can escape the constant supervision of the state. By Hannah Rae Armstrong. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/longreadpod

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