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  • Algeria – Ancient to Contemporary

    Africa / Algeria – Ancient to Contemporary

    France called its air force and paratroopers who responded to the demonstrators with such extreme violence that 45,000 Algerians were killed within a few days. This changed the political climate and several new parties emerged with the demand for independence, some of them making para-military wings to organize revolts and guerilla tactics against the French and by 1954 the Algerian War of Independence had begun.

  • Bangladesh Hangs 1971 Accused Mollah

    Asia/Pacific / Bangladesh Hangs 1971 Accused Mollah

    Moreover the Pak Army had already had a hard and impossible job of securing the borders with India, when they themselves were linearly deployed along the borders with little or no strategic depth.