• Short Summary

    SYNOPSIS: UNDERGROUND TERRORISM - THE WORST KIND OF INTERNAL WAR - STALKS THROUGH ALGERIA.

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  • Description

    SYNOPSIS: UNDERGROUND TERRORISM - THE WORST KIND OF INTERNAL WAR - STALKS THROUGH ALGERIA.

    WITH THE POPULATION DIVIDED, THE WAY IS OPEN FOR THE EXTREMISTS TO WAGE A WAR OF FEAR AND HATE UPON INNOCENT TOWNS AND VILLAGES.

    ON THIS OCCASION IT WAS THE TERRORIST - FLN - MOVEMENT WHICH ATTACKED THE VILLAGE OF KABYLE DE ZAKNOUN AND SLAUGHTERED A NUMBER OF THE MEN. WHEN THE FRENCH SECURITY FORCES ARRIVED, THEY ESCORTED RELATIVES OUT INTO THE COUNTRYSIDE TO TRY TO IDENTIFY THE MUTILATED CORPSES THAT LITTERED THE HILLSIDE.

    BACK IN THE VILLAGE, THE DEPUTY COMMANDER OF FORT NATIONAL INTERROGATED THE VILLAGERS OF THIS SMALL TOWN IN CENTRAL ALGIERS. FORMER HOME OF OVER 3,000 PEOPLE, THIS TOWN IS NOW POPULATED BY ABOUT 2,000 PEOPLE AND IS THE CENTRE OF THE - FLN - ACTIVITY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7AW5334QRSV72UT7QD0PEOG3X
    Media URN:
    VLVA7AW5334QRSV72UT7QD0PEOG3X
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1957
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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