Algeria election may be postponed, protests continue

Demonstrators carry national flags and banners during an anti-government protest in Algiers, Algeria May 17, 2019. REUTERS/Ramzi Boudina

ALGIERS (Reuters) – Algeria’s imminent presidential election looks likely to be postponed, a source said on Friday, as protesters returned to the streets for the 13th successive Friday to demand the removal of the nation’s ruling elite. After two decades in power, President Abdelaziz Bouteflika quit last month under pressure from protesters and the army, […]

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