The ugliness of French colonialism in Morocco : the beheading of resistance and turn it into a postcard official
On July 23, 2013
By - looms
Picture : French soldiers cutting capital fighters in the town of Meknes Okoraa province after the signing of the Convention on colonialism in 1912 / Archive French military
Internet helps to find documents , photographs and videos , especially on Morocco , including images that reflect the horror of French colonialism in Morocco , such as this image to represent the bodies of the people of the town of Meknes Okoraa in the territory of which the French army around the time to write a card .
And rich libraries military each from France and Spain, with pictures and videos stand out from the point of resistance? Moroccan colonialism , on the other hand highlights the brutal treated colonized with resistance and collective punishment , which was under his entire villages in the regions of the Atlas and the countryside because of the resistance that was shown .
Perhaps the worst forms of collective punishment , which was inflicted on French nationals of Moroccan and then an image representation of the bodies of 15 Moroccans during clashes Okoraa province of Meknes , and place these confrontations during the penetration of French colonialism in the atlas after the signing of colonialism , where France wanted complete control of the regions of Fes and Meknes to ensure communications with Algiers and Rabat, Casablanca region .
And French troops worked to separate the heads and put them on a regular basis along the lines of the heads of the animals that are caught in a safari in the jungles of Africa . The remainder is to convert the summit ugliness of this crime to write a card bear the stamp of the French army and proud like a beheading .
No one knows the names of these resisters Moroccans , like tens of thousands or even hundreds of thousands of Moroccans who have sacrificed for this country throughout history , their true identity and status of " resistant " granted to them by history and national spirit away from management decisions . But it is certain that the French army retains the names and identities of those who had executes them . The names and identity present in the French military archives , waiting for the dust clears her forgetfulness .