Paul Aussaresses passed away. His name was linked to the use of torture as a war tool.

Paul Aussaresses was 95 and resided in La Vancelle (a municipality of the eastern France). He was a French general and he clearly said he had recourse to «torture during the Algerian War»

Moreover, in «2004, Aussaresses was convicted of torture apology and thrown out of […] the legion of honor» (ANSA).

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