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September 28, 1990 | From Associated Press
Ahmed Ben Bella, Algeria's independence leader and first president, ended a decade of exile Thursday, demanding the ouster of the Algerian government and urging followers to fight on behalf of Iraq. Tens of thousands of Algerians lined the waterfront to greet him after an overnight ferry voyage from Spain. Posters of Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein fluttered alongside portraits of Ben Bella. "Iraq needs support," Ben Bella, 73, said in an hourlong speech after coming ashore.
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September 28, 1990 | From Associated Press
Ahmed Ben Bella, Algeria's independence leader and first president, ended a decade of exile Thursday, demanding the ouster of the Algerian government and urging followers to fight on behalf of Iraq. Tens of thousands of Algerians lined the waterfront to greet him after an overnight ferry voyage from Spain. Posters of Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein fluttered alongside portraits of Ben Bella. "Iraq needs support," Ben Bella, 73, said in an hourlong speech after coming ashore.
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September 16, 1999 | KEVIN THOMAS, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Heddy Honigmann's "The Underground Orchestra," which opens a one-week run Friday at the Grande 4-Plex as part of the "Documentary Days" series, is a splendid example of how illuminating and entertaining a documentary can be. The Lima, Peru-born, Netherlands-based Honigmann filmed musicians performing on the streets and subway stations of Paris, then got them to talk on camera--which required following many of them into their tiny apartments.
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