Maurice Audin, member of the Algerian Communist Party (PCA) since 1950 --- he was 18 years of age at the time --- was arrested by parachutists of the 1st RCP on Tuesday 11 June 1957. He was assassinated, most likely on 21 June, after having been horribly tortured.
Maurice Audin in the documentary by François Demerliac, La Disparition. Chaya Films et Virtuel/Public Sénat
The official version is that the young man had escaped while being transferred. But, already in 1957, and even more so (...)
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