Description:12 56 20 00 France, war of Algeria, colonial war of independence. Seen on Triumphal arch. Speech of the General de Gaulle, press conference in which it announces, cease-fire. Assembly which redraws the strong moments of the conflict. Seen in streets with thousand demonstrators. Peace threatened by OAS who wants to continue the fight. Close-up De Gaulle who parade, ovation of the crowd. He walks in the street surrounded with servicemen. Demonstration in 1960 from French of Algeria against the independence, they try to force door fenced in by French building. Street fight, stony jets. Policemen and military intervene, repression. Bus collides tree, war which made thousands of deaths, 250 000. Close-up on soldiers on barricades. Close-up soldiers with poster "French Zone", border. Soldier kisses woman on barricade. Sight of Algiers.