TITLE

Subverters of France

AUTHOR(S)
Kelly, George A.
PUB. DATE
February 1962
SOURCE
New Republic;2/19/62, Vol. 146 Issue 8, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explores the origins, motives and tactics of the conspiratorial and paramilitary Secret Army Organization (SAO) in Algeria. Claim that SAO was established as a reaction to the failure of revolutionary war in Algeria; Influence of the SAO in the political right, Catholic Church and other political agencies and forces; Claim that the SAO was involved in the failed assassination of French President Charles de Gaulle; Suggestion that the strategy of SAO is calculated to achieve the maximum effect of doubt and apprehension in the civilian populace; Effect of the failed April 22, 1961 putsch of colonels on the French Army in Algeria; Forms of terrorism SAO is committed to launch.
ACCESSION #
9956444

 

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