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Squad leaders today, village leaders tomorrow: Muslim auxiliaries and tactical politics in Algeria, 1956–1962
From 1956 to 1960, the French Army developed a force of Muslim auxiliaries (supplétifs) as a major component of its strategy to combat the National Liberation Front (FLN) insurgency in Algeria. AsideExpand
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Of Couscous and Control: The Bureau of Muslim Soldier Affairs and the Crisis of French Colonialism
In mid-July 1953, a French Army officer spoke to a group of soldiers assembled for a repatriation party in Saigon. He thanked them for their service and implored them to think of their comrades whoExpand
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