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  • Short Summary

    French troops and administrator try to combat terrorists in mountains of Algeria.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Terrorism outburst in Algeria.

    Aerial views of Aures mountainous country and towns. Tank patrols leaving Batna. French Administrator Mr. Rey discusses situation with French patrol chiefs. A woman is seen getting into helicopter. French troops search old ruins and cemeteries for bandits, one is caught. Mr. Nicolai visits the European and Algerian farmers in isolated areas in Foum-Toub. Village being searched for hiding bandits. Mr. Nicolai inspects surrounding hills where bandits are hiding. Suspects are arrested and searched. Shots of Khenchala village. Night patrols in Batna, airport guarded by troops. Mr. Nicolai boards the helicopter which will take him to Arris village.

    Date on dope sheet us 08/11/1954.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2642.05
    Media URN:
    78671
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1954
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:25:00 / 01:12:08:00
    Canister:
    UN 2686 C

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