At the end of the 1950s and the beginning of the 1960s, the Algerian war was prolonged. Salah, Kaddour and other young Algerians without resources join the French army as harkis. At their head, Lieutenant Pascal. The outcome of the conflict suggests that Algeria’s independence will soon be achieved. The fate of the harkis seems very uncertain. Pascal opposes his hierarchy to obtain the repatriation to France of all the men of his unit.