All Saints Day 1954

Attempts by the French Government to introduce reforms in Algeria are ruined by the French Administration who rig elections.  Many Algerian Muslims see violence and fighting for the independence as the only way forward.  The Algerian War of Independence begin on All Saints Day (November 1st) 1954, in a series of coordinated attacks.  A biograph of militant Algerian Nationalist leader and later the First President of Algeria, Ben Bella.

To be published on Saturday 5th December.

Ben Bella