Algerian War
The Algerian War, also known as the Algerian War of Independence or the Algerian Revolution (Berber: Tagrawla Tadzayrit; Arabic: الثورة الجزائرية‎ Al-thawra Al-Jazaa'iriyya; French: Guer...
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National Liberation Front (Algeria)
The National Liberation Front (Arabic: جبهة التحرير الوطني Jabhet Al-Taḥrīr Al-Waṭanī‎; French: Front de Libération Nationale, hence FLN) is a socialist political party in Algeria. It wa...
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Organisation de l'armée secrète
The Organisation de l'armée secrète (OAS — or Organisation armée secrète, lit. "Organisation of the Secret Army" or "Secret Armed Organisation") was a short-lived French dissident far-right para...
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Pied-Noir
Pied-Noir ([pjenwaʁ], Black-Foot), plural Pieds-Noirs, is a term referring to people of French and other European ancestry who lived in French North Africa, namely French Algeria, the French protector...
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Paul Maurice Pallary
Paul Maurice Pallary (9 March 1869, Mers-el-Kebir, Algeria – 9 January 1942, Oran, Algeria) was a French-Algerian malacologist.His pioneering research on molluscs was mainly concentrated in the wester...
Algerian War
The Algerian War, also known as the Algerian War of Independence or the Algerian Revolution (Berber: Tagrawla Tadzayrit; Arabic: الثورة الجزائرية‎ Al-thawra Al-Jazaa'iriyya; French: Guer...
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Camp de Rivesaltes
The Camp de Rivesaltes, also known as Camp Joffre, is a military camp in the commune of Rivesaltes in the department of Pyrénées-Orientales in the South of France. The camp was also used to detain civ...
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Salah Boubnider
Salah Boubnider (1929 – 27 May 2005) was an Algerian National Liberation Army colonel who was among the first to join the fight for independence. He was born in 1929 in Oued Zenati and died on 27 May ...
Battle of Bab El Oued
The Battle of Bab el Oued, or occasionally the Siege of Bab el Oued, (French: Bataille de Bab el Oued) was a battle of the Algerian War (1954–1962) between Organisation de l'Armée Secrète (OAS) mi...
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French Évian Accords referendum, 1962
A referendum to approve the Évian Accords ending the Algerian War and granting self-determination to Algeria was held in France on 8 April 1962. It was approved by 90.8% of voters with a 75.3% turnout...
List of Pieds-Noirs
This is a list of notable Pieds-Noirs (French pronunciation: [pjenwaʁ], Black-Foot), a term referring to French citizens who lived in French Algeria before independence, from 1830 to 1962. Specificall...
Chronicle of the Years of Fire
Chronicle of the Years of Fire (Arabic: وقائع سنين الجمر‎, translit. Chronique des Années de Braise) is a 1975 Algerian film directed by Mohammed Lakhdar-Hamina. It depicts the Algeria...
Ali La Pointe
Ali Ammar (Arabic: علي عمار‎),(14 May 1930 – 8 October 1957), also known as Ali La Pointe, was a guerrilla leader who fought for Algerian independence against the French. In the film, The Ba...
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Algerian Communist Party
The Algerian Communist Party (in French: Parti Communiste Algérien) was a communist party in Algeria. The PCA emerged in 1920 as an extension the French Communist Party (PCF) and eventually became a s...
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Fellagha
The Fellagha, an Arabic word literally meaning "bandit", but also comes from "fellah" or farmer, and "fallaq" or blow up, refers to groups of armed militants affiliated with anti-colonial movements in...
Jeanson network
The Jeanson network (French: Réseau Jeanson) was a group of French leftwing militants led by Francis Jeanson who helped Algerian National Liberation Front agents operating in the French metropolit...
Battle of Philippeville
The Battle of Philippeville was part of the Algerian War between France and Algerian rebels, primarily the National Liberation Front (FLN) The battle took place on August 20, 1955 and centered on the ...
Fernand Yveton
Fernand Iveton (his surname is sometimes erroneously rendered as "Yveton"; 12 January 1926, Algiers - 11 February 1957) was the only pied noir among the 198 supporters of the FLN who were executed (as...
Toussaint Rouge
Toussaint Rouge (English: Red All-Saints' Day), also known as Toussaint Sanglant (Bloody All-Saints' Day) is the name given to the series of attacks that took place on 1 November 1954 (the Catholi...
FLN football team
The FLN football team (in Arabic:   فريق جبهة التحرير الوطني لكرة القدم‎, in French: Équipe du FLN de football), also known as Le onze de l'indépendance (English: The eleven of ...
Boualem Bessaïh
Boualem Bessaïh, born in 1930 in El Bayadh is an Algerian politician and writer. His highest responsibility, was to preside over the Constitutional Council of the Republic of Algeria. He is a Professo...
Front Algérie Française
FAF riot in Algiers on November 11, 1960The Front de l'Algérie Française (French Algerian Front, FAF) was a political and militant movement in favour of French Algeria, created in 1960 in Algiers. I...
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