By Charles-Robert Ageron
This paintings addresses French and indigenous components in Algerian historical past when you consider that colonization: land reform and modernization below French rule, the pressures to which either groups have been subjected, and the emergence of political war of words resulting in independence. The final half bargains with advancements considering that 1962.
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He tried to forge a kind of national unity government to defend white rule. Attacks on neighbouring states emerged as part of the wider strategy of his government. This strategy of attack took military, political, diplomatic and economic forms. All aspects of foreign and domestic policy were put under the purview of the military. Its decisions were sometimes referred later to the cabinet or parliament for ratification. The state security council was Uke a corporation board of directors or the Politburo of a Communist country.
In consequence, an attempt was made to search for such a plan. The government examined two options. Option one was backed by the then Prime Minister, Vorster, supported by General Hendrick Van den Bergh, chief of BOSS (Bureau of State Security)63 and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. It SA Regional Policy 1977-89 17 favoured peaceful coexistence with the emerging states with a proviso to use subtle coercive measures, principally economic, and concealed subversion to bring them into line. W. Botha, then Minister of Defence, and General Magnus Malan, chief of staff of the South African Defence Force (SADF), argued for direct military action against Angola and Mozambique.
Modern Algeria: A History from 1830 to the Present by Charles-Robert Ageron