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Abdelkader Hachani

Abdelkader Hachani (About this sound pronunciation  ahb-dehl-KAH-dehr HAH-shah-nee[needs IPA] Arabic: عبد القادر حشاني‎) (1956–1999) was a leading figure and founding member of the Islamic Salvation Front (or FIS), an Algerian Islamist party.


Following the arrests of Abassi Madani and Ali Belhadj on June 30, 1991, he became the party's effective leader (after four days of contested leadership by Mohamed Said.) He led the party to victory in the National Assembly elections of December 1991; shortly afterwards, he was arrested on January 22, 1992.

As the Algerian Civil War raged, he was released in July 1997. The court handed him a sentence of five years, which he had already served waiting for the trial. He played a prominent role in negotiating the Islamic Salvation Army's (GIA) cease-fire of October 1997, but condemned President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's Civil Harmony Act.

Hachani was shot by an assassin in the waiting room of a dental clinic in the Bab El Oued district of Algiers on November 22, 1999, and subsequently died in hospital.[1][2] In December, the government announced that it had arrested Fouad Boulemia, a GIA member, for the murder; Boulemia was convicted in a controversial trial, sentenced to death, and then released.

Hachani was trained as a petrochemical engineer. Within FIS, he was considered a member of the Djaz'ara (Algerianist) wing. He left four children behind.


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The Atlantic

The Atlantic
Fri, 09 Oct 2015 05:00:34 -0700

In the tense days that followed, FIS leader Abdelkader Hachani addressed a crowd of supporters. “Victory is more dangerous than defeat,” he warned, urging them to exercise restraint to avoid giving the army a pretext for intervention. But it was too late.

OUPblog (blog)

OUPblog (blog)
Sun, 21 Sep 2014 03:41:15 -0700

After the Islamic Salvation Front dominated the first round of the 1991 Algerian elections, and with the military preparing to intervene, the Algerian Islamist Abdelkader Hachani warned a crowd of supporters: “Victory is more dangerous than defeat.” In ...
New York Times
Thu, 04 Jul 2013 18:58:10 -0700

But the Algerian Army intervened, annulling the results and rounding up thousands of Islamists, many of whom ended up in desert prison camps. Days before the crackdown began, one of the Salvation Front's leaders, Abdelkader Hachani, warned a crowd of ...

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TSA - Tout Sur l'Algérie
Tue, 12 Jan 2016 07:04:15 -0800

Au milieu des années 1990, sous la présidence de Liamine Zeroual, Abassi Madani, qui était en résidence surveillée, m'a appelé pour me demander de remettre une lettre à Abdelkader Hachani qui venait d'être libéré. Il m'a annoncé qu'il allait faire une ...

Brookings Institution

Brookings Institution
Mon, 27 Aug 2012 06:43:46 -0700

It was in this context that FIS leader Abdelkader Hachani addressed a crowd of supporters. “Victory is more dangerous than defeat,” he warned, urging them to exercise restraint and avoid giving the army a pretext for intervention. Nonetheless, a few ...
International Business Times
Mon, 21 Jan 2013 06:08:57 -0800

Keenan said that in 1999, when DRS arrested a man named Fouad Boulemia for the murder of Abdelkader Hachani, the leader of the Islamic Salvation Front (FIS), after enduring torture by DRS agents, Mediene confronted the defendant and proposed a ...

OUPblog (blog)

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Wed, 11 Jan 2012 00:26:15 -0800

With the second round elections planned for 16 January 1992, the FIS leadership leader, Abdelkader Hachani, was ecstatic. With only 199 seats to be decided in the second round, few doubted that the FIS was poised for power, especially since President ...

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Jeune Afrique
Mon, 25 Jan 2016 23:40:59 -0800

Confier les affaires du pays à Abdelkader Hachani, numéro trois du FIS, qui promet « le califat islamique ou la mort », ou encore à Mohammedi Saïd, officier SS durant la Seconde Guerre mondiale, qui se dit prêt « à liquider deux millions de ses ...

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