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Algerian War
 FranceSupported by: NATO FAF (1960–61) OAS (1961–62)Commanders and leadersMourad Didouche † Mustapha Benboulaïd † Larbi Ben M'Hidi  Ali La Pointe † Ahmed Zabana  Youcef Zighoud † Benali Boudghène † Bachir Chihani † Ali Mallah † Colonel Amirouche † Saadi Yacef Politicians: Abane Ramdane † Ferhat Abbas Houari Boumedienne Hocine Aït Ahmed Ahmed Ben Bella Krim Belkacem Frantz Fanon Rabah Bitat Mohamed Boudiaf Ali Kafi Ahmed Tewfik El Madani Ahmed Francis Mohamed Khider Benyoucef Benkhedda Abdelhamid Mehri Mohamed Lamine Debaghine Saad Dahlab Mohammed Seddik Benyahia Amar Ouamrane Lakhdar Ben Tobbal Abdelhafid Boussouf Saïd Mohammedi Ibrahim Mazhoudi Alphonse Djamate (1955–62) Paul Cherrière (1954–55) Henri Lorillot (1955–56) Ra
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Saad Dahlab
Saad Dahlab (b. in Ksar Chellala, April 18, 1918 - d. December 16, 2000 in Algiers) was an Algerian nationalist and politician. A long-time national activist, he played a part in virtually all the early Algerian nationalist movements: L' Étoile Nord-Africaine
Étoile Nord-Africaine
(ENA), the Parti du Peuple Algérien (PPA) and the Mouvement pour la Triomphe des Libertés Démocratiques (MTLD), all of them headed by Messali Hadj. He was jailed by France
France
1945-46. After becoming part of the internal anti-Hadj opposition in the PPA-MTLD, he joined the emergent Front de libération nationale (FLN) splinter group, which began an armed rebellion in 1954
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Lakhdar Ben Tobbal
Slimane Bentebal (1923, Mila, Algeria
Mila, Algeria
– 21 August 2010[1]), better known as Lakhdar Bentobal, is a former Algerian resistance fighter. Lakhdar Bentobal was a member of the nationalist Parti du peuple Algérien (PPA), and later moved on to its paramilitary organization (Organisation Spéciale, OS) which became the embryo of the Front de libération nationale (FLN). He was one of the original "historical leaders" of the FLN's 1 November 1954 uprising against French colonialism. A top leader of the FLN's interior armed action in the 1954-62 Algerian war of independence. He was a member of all three issues of the FLN's exile government, the GPRA, in various ministerial capacities. He was a key participant at the negotiations of Evian who insisted on the integrity of the entire Algerian territory including the Sahara and its resources. On independence in 1962, he opposed the victorious military-backed takeover of Ahmed Ben Bella, and was arrested
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Cold War
The Cold War
Cold War
was a state of geopolitical tension after World War II between powers in the Eastern Bloc
Eastern Bloc
(the Soviet Union
Soviet Union
and its satellite states) and powers in the Western Bloc
Western Bloc
(the United States, its NATO allies and others). Historians do not fully agree on the dates, but a common timeframe is the period between 1947, the year the Truman Doctrine, a U.S. foreign policy pledging to aid nations threatened by Soviet expansionism, was announced, and either 1989, when communism fell in Eastern Europe, or 1991, when the Soviet Union
Soviet Union
collapsed
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Capital Punishment
Capital punishment, also known as the death penalty, is a government-sanctioned practice whereby a person is put to death by the state as a punishment for a crime. The sentence that someone be punished in such a manner is referred to as a death sentence, whereas the act of carrying out the sentence is known as an execution. Crimes that are punishable by death are known as capital crimes or capital offences, and they commonly include offences such as murder, treason, espionage, war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide. Etymologically, the term capital (lit
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Mustapha Benboulaïd
Mostefa Ben-Boulaïd (Arabic: مصطفى بن بولعيد‎) (5 February 1917 – 22 March 1956) was an Algerian revolutionary leader.Contents1 Biography1.1 World War II 1.2 Revolutionary figure 1.3 Arrest and escape 1.4 Death2 Gallery 3 Legacy 4 Film 5 Similar articles 6 Books 7 External links 8 ReferencesBiography[edit] World War II[edit] Ben-Boulaid was born in Arris, Batna
Arris, Batna
Province, Algeria. In 1939, he underwent mandatory military service and was mobilized to fight for the allies during the Second World War. In 1944, during the Italian campaign, Ben-Boulaid exhibited courage, which earned him the Military Medal and the Croix de guerre. He was demobilised with the rank of adjutant, returned home, and joined the Algerian People's Party (PPA). Revolutionary figure[edit] Ben-Boulaid became an important political and military figure in the Special
Special
Organization (OS)
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Killed In Action
Killed in action (KIA) is a casualty classification generally used by militaries to describe the deaths of their own combatants at the hands of hostile forces.[1] The United States
United States
Department of Defense, for example, says that those declared KIA need not have fired their weapons but have been killed due to hostile attack. KIAs do not come from incidents such as accidental vehicle crashes and other "non-hostile" events or terrorism. KIA can be applied both to front-line combat troops and to naval, air and support troops. Someone who is killed in action during a particular event is denoted with a † (dagger) beside their name to signify their death in that event or events. Further, KIA denotes one to have been killed in action on the battlefield whereas died of wounds (DOW) relates to someone who survived to reach a medical treatment facility
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Hocine Aït Ahmed
Hocine Aït Ahmed
Hocine Aït Ahmed
(Arabic: حسين آيت أحمد‎‎; 20 August 1926 – 23 December 2015) was an Algerian politician.[1] He was founder and leader until 2009 of the historical political opposition in Algeria. Life and political career[edit] Aït Ahmed was born at Aït Yahia
Aït Yahia
in 1926. After the war for Algerian independence, during which he was one of the main leaders of the National Liberation Front (FLN), Aït Ahmed resigned from the provisional Government of the Algerian Republic (GPRA) and all the organs of the new power during the crisis of the summer of 1962. In September 1963, he founded the Socialist Forces Front (FFS), which sought political pluralism in political life locked by the single party system.Ahmed Hussein any plane when he was arrested in pirated.Arrested and sentenced to death in 1964, he escaped from the El Harrach prison on May 1, 1966
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Rabah Bitat
Rabah Bitat
Rabah Bitat
(Arabic: رابح بيطاط‎‎; ALA-LC: Rābaḥ Bīṭāṭ; 19 December 1925 – 10 April 2000) was an Algerian politician.Contents1 Career 2 Death 3 Personal life 4 ReferencesCareer[edit] Bitat served as President of the People's National Assembly from April 1977 to October 1990 and was the interim President of Algeria
President of Algeria
from 27 December 1978 to 9 February 1979.[1] He became president after the death of Houari Boumédiènne
Houari Boumédiènne
and was replaced by Chadli Bendjedid. He was from the Front de Libération National.[1] Bitat first supported, then opposed, Ahmed Ben Bella. He held the transportation portfolio under Houari Boumédienne before becoming the first president of the ANP (by the constitution of 1976)
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NATO
"A mind unfettered in deliberation" "L'esprit libre dans la consultation"[2]Formation 4 April 1949; 69 years ago (1949-04-04)Type Military allianceHeadquarters Brussels, BelgiumMembership29 states Albania Belgium Bulgaria Canada Croatia Czech Republic Denmark Estonia France Germany Greece Hungary Iceland Italy Latvia Lithuania Luxembourg Montenegro Netherlands Norway Poland Portugal Romania Slovakia Slovenia Spain Turkey United Kingdom United StatesOfficial languageEnglish French[3]Secretary GeneralJens StoltenbergChairman of the NATO
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Mohammed Seddik Benyahia
Mohammed Seddik Benyahia
Mohammed Seddik Benyahia
or Ben Yahia (January 30, 1932 – May 3, 1982)[1][2] was an Algerian politician and a militant nationalist during the war in Algeria. After independence he was Minister of Information (1967–1971), Higher Education (1971–1977), Finance (1977–1979), and Foreign Affairs (1979–1982).[3]Contents1 Early life 2 Ministries he held 3 Death 4 References 5 Further readingEarly life[edit] He was born on January 30, 1932 in Jijel.[4] During the Algerian war, he took an active part in the struggle for independence of his country. He was secretary general of the presidency of the provisional government of the Republic of Algeria
Algeria
(GPRA) and a member of the Algerian delegation in negotiations with the French government in Evian in 1962.[5] He was responsible for chairing the meeting of CNRA in Tripoli (Libya) in 1962
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Abdelhamid Mehri
Abdelhamid Mehri (April 1926 – 30 January 2012) was an Algerian resistance fighter, soldier and politician.[1][2] Born into a destitute family in Constantine, Algeria, Abdelhamid Mehri joined the Algerian People's Party (PPA) at an early age. He studied in Tunisia, and developed contacts with the nationalist Neo Destour party. In Algeria, he became a prominent member of the PPA's successor organization Mouvement pour le Triomphe des Libertés Démocratiques (MTLD), and continued into the Front de libération nationale (FLN), a guerrilla movement fighting for independence from French colonial rule. He was elected member of the GPRA, the FLN's exile government, as minister for Maghreb
Maghreb
affairs in 1958; in 1961, he became minister of social and cultural affairs. After Algeria's independence in 1962, he briefly left politics, but gradually gained influence after the 1965 military coup d'état by col. Houari Boumédiène
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Mohamed Lamine Debaghine
Dr. Mohamed Lamine Debaghine (born January 24, 1917 in Hussein Dey, Algeria—died January 23, 2003 in Algiers, Algeria) was an Algerian politician and independence activist. Mohamed Lamine Debaghine, holding a doctorate of medicine from Algiers University, opened a medical practice in the eastern Constantine region in 1944. At the time, Algeria
Algeria
was a governorate of France, but with the exception of European settlers, Algerians were not accorded civil rights. He quickly became active in politics, and joined Messali Hadj's Parti du peuple algérien (PPA) leftist nationalist movement in 1939
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Ahmed Tewfik El Madani
Ahmed Tewfik El Madani (also spelled Ahmad Toufik al-Medani etc.) (1899–1983) was an Algerian nationalist leader during the Algerian War of Independence (1954–61), and a minister of the GPRA, a provisional exile government of the Front de libération nationale (FLN). He belonged to the Association of the Ulema, an Islamic organization that formed a main pillar of the nationalist movement. After the war, he became minister of religious affairs (1962-1965) an acclaimed historian. Ahmed El Madani produced extensive historical writings in Arabic celebrating the Muslim and Arab ancestors of Algeria.[1] References[edit]^ Patrick Crowley (17 July 2017). Algeria: Nation, Culture and Transnationalism, 1988-2013. Oxford University Press. p. 246. ISBN 978-1-78694-021-6. Bibliography[edit]This article about an Algerian politician is a stub
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Saïd Mohammedi
Col. Saïd Mohammedi (December 27, 1912 in Larbaâ Nath Irathen – December 6, 1994 in Algiers), or Si Nacer, was an Algerian nationalist and politician. Born in the Berber Kabyle region of Tizi Ouzou, Saïd Mohammadi served in the French army. Attracted to Algerian nationalism, and intensely religious, he became involved with the Mufti of Jerusalem, Hajj Amin al-Husseini. During World War II, he joined the Mufti to work with Nazi Germany, hoping that Hitler's defeat of France would lead to the liberation of Algeria and other French colonies. He entered the Wehrmacht and fought in the Balkans (Yugoslavia and Greece) as well as on the Russian front during Operation Barbarossa
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Fifth French Republic
The Fifth Republic, France's current republican system of government, was established by Charles de Gaulle
Charles de Gaulle
under the Constitution of the Fifth Republic
Republic

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