• Short Summary

    BUILDING IN THE WORST OF ALGIERS'S SLUM AREAS ARE GRADUALLY BEING DEMOLISHED AND THE PEOPLE RESETTLED IN FLATS BUILT BY THE CITY COUNCIL.

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    BUILDING IN THE WORST OF ALGIERS'S SLUM AREAS ARE GRADUALLY BEING DEMOLISHED AND THE PEOPLE RESETTLED IN FLATS BUILT BY THE CITY COUNCIL.

    AND OUT IN THE STREETS LENDING A HAND YESTERDAY (SUNDAY) WAS PRESIDENT BEN BELLA. HE LEFT HIS CAR AT THE SUBURB OF CLOS-SALEMBIER, WHERE SOLDIERS WERE DEMOLISHING A SHANTY TOWN, AND HELD PULL DOWN AN OLD HOUSE.

    THE ALGERIAN PRESIDENT, WHO NATIONALISED ALL FRENCH-OWNED LAND WHEN HE TOOK OFFICE, THEN CONTINUED HIS TOUR OF THE CONDEMNED AREAS. THIS REHOUSING SCHEME IS PART OF STRONG GOVERNMENT MEASURES TO REMEDY ALGERIA'S SERIOUS HOUSING SHORTAGE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACUB4G4162WXIKXVHA9ATA0C2U
    Media URN:
    VLVACUB4G4162WXIKXVHA9ATA0C2U
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/06/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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