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The Revolt that Stirred the World!

Tracing the struggle of the Algerian Front de Liberation Nationale to gain freedom from French colonial rule as seen through the eyes of Ali from his start as a petty thief to his rise to prominence in the organisation and capture by the French in 1957. The film traces the rebels' struggle and the increasingly extreme measures taken by the French government to quell the revolt.

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La batalla de Argelia, De slag om Algiers, Битката за Алжир, A Batalha de Argel, 阿尔及利亚的战争, Bitva o Alžír, Schlacht um Algier, Slaget om Alger, Maarakat madinat al Jazaer, Ma'rakat aljazaer, La batalla de Argel, Taistelu Algeriasta, La bataille d'Alger, I mahi tis Algerias, I mahi tou Algeriou, Η μάχη του Αλγερίου, Az algíri csata, Nabard-e aljazeere, Aruje no Tatakai, 알제리 전투, Kampen om Algerie, Bitwa o Algier, Bitka za Alžir, Alžirska bitka, Битва за Алжир, Cezayir Savasi, Cezayir Savaşı

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