TITLE

Darlan and Giraud

PUB. DATE
January 1943
SOURCE
New Republic;1/4/43, Vol. 108 Issue 1, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Reports on the assassination of Admiral Jean François Darlan. Impact of his death on the political situation in North Africa and France; Absence of full information on his assassination; Use of power by him to get rid of Fighting French sympathizers, and replace them by his own clique; Selection of General Henri Giraud to take Darlan's place; Discussion of Giraud in the American newspapers as the non-political general who will be able to bridge the gap between the French factions.
ACCESSION #
14745060

 

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