Please affirm, publicly, the will of victorious France to not allow any attack on French sovereignty in Algeria.Please take all necessary measures to repress any anti-French intrigues by a minority of agitators.
Please affirm that France retains its confidence in the mass of French Moslems of Algeria.”Interior Minister Adrien Tixier declares order restored in the Department of Constantine and announces plans for, "the integration of Moslems into the French Community," by granting the vote about 800,000 of them.
The Constitution of the Fourth Republic is approved in a referendum despite the opposition of General de Gaulle.
Official figures, based on ration cards, show 1,150 Moslems killed. “The Algerian Communist Party appeals to the Algerian population to unite to exterminate the vestiges of fascism everywhere they remain.
It is time to punish the traitors, to confiscate their property.
May 8 17 Thousands of rioting Moslems attack military posts and police stations, burn farms and destroy bridges in Petite Kabylia.
Europeans and Jews are massacred (200 dead and 300 injured).
The charter is approved by 53% of voters in Metropolitan France but less than 39% of Algerian voters are in accord.
Nationalists marchers in the May Day parade unfurl their banners in front of 10th Military Region headquarters on the Rue d Isly, Algiers.
The garrison opens fire killing 11 marchers and wounding many more.