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    THE FIRST POST-INDEPENDENCE CONGRESS OF THE RULING NATIONAL LIBERATION FRONT (F.L.N.) OPENED IN ALGIERS YESTERDAY?

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    THE FIRST POST-INDEPENDENCE CONGRESS OF THE RULING NATIONAL LIBERATION FRONT (F.L.N.) OPENED IN ALGIERS YESTERDAY (THURSDAY). OVER EIGHTEEN HUNDRED DELEGATES, REPRESENTING THE F.L.N. PARTY, THE ALGERIAN NATIONAL ARMY AND THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY ATTENDED THE OPENING SESSION.

    THE PRESIDENT, SPEAKING AT THE INAUGURAL SESSION CALLED FOR ALL REMNANTS OF THE "CAPITALISTS" PAST TO BE UPROOTED. SPEAKING AS SECRETARY-GENERAL OF THE PARTY, HE STRESSED THE NEED TO ERADICATE THE "BOURGEO IS MENTALITY" FROM THE COUNTRY AND SAID "CAREERISTS AND OPPORTUNISTS" SHOULD BE KEPT OUT OF THE PARTY. PRESIDENT BEN BELLA SUGGESTED THAT A MAXIMUM SALARY SHOULD BE FIXED AND ADDED THAT THE PARTY WOULD DEMAND OF EVERY MILITANT A LIST OF ALL PRIORITY HELD IN NOVEMBER, 1954 WHEN THE REVOLUTION AGAINST THE FRENCH BEGAN.

    SUMMING UP THE FIRST YEAR OF ALGERIAN INDEPENDENCE, PRESIDENT BEN BELLA SAID IT BAD BEEN A YEAR OF PROSPERITY.

    WHEN THE SESSION BEGAN, THE PRESIDENT ASKED ALL JOURNALISTS TO LEAVE THE HALL, AND THE MEETING CONTINUED IN PRIVATE....

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4HV7E0JR8XRIPKJYVYQF7AF7R
    Media URN:
    VLVA4HV7E0JR8XRIPKJYVYQF7AF7R
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/04/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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