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  1. Islamic fundamentalists gain ground in AlgeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | The Columbian

    ... work," Ait Oussaid said, condemning "the cowardliness of the state in the face of Islamists." President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, a 79-year-old in his fourth term, is leaving his mark with the construction of the billion-dollar Grand Mosque of Algiers. ...

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  2. His Majesty Sultan Qaboos receives thanks from Saudi Arabia, AlgeriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | Times of Oman

    ... against all harms. His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said has received a cable of thanks from President Abdelaziz Bouteflika of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria in reply to His Majesty's congratulatory cable on the occasion of his country's ...

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  3. Algeria: The Next Crisis?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Commentary Magazine

    ... Edward Djerejian that the U.S. could not support a system of "one person, one vote, one time." Abdelaziz Bouteflika, a former foreign minister, became Algeria's president in 1999. He oversaw the end of the civil war with a combination of amnesty and ...

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  4. The 16 countries with the worst reputation in the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... by civil war, today Algeria suffers from a lack of political transparency: the government of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika is routinely criticised for media censorship and intimidating behaviour towards opponents. 6. Russia - 39.82. A nation that ...

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  5. Algerian court upholds 2-year term against journalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | The Washington Post

    ALGIERS, Algeria - An Algerian appeals court has upheld a two-year prison sentence against London-based journalist Mohamed Tamalt for insulting President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on his Facebook page. Lawyer Amine Sidhoum said Tuesday the court in the capital Algiers also confirmed the 200,000 dinar fine handed to his client last month.

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  6. Algerian olympic athletes fly to RioRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 28 | Newkerala.com

    Algiers, July 28 : The Algerian Olympic Committee has sent 64 athletes to compete in 13 sporting disciplines in the Rio Games to be held from August 5 to 21. Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal on Wednesday met with the Algerian delegation here, as he conveyed them encouragement of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, reports Xinhua. Minister of Sport and Youth, EL Hadi Ould Ali, and President of the Algerian Olympics Committee, Mustapha Berraf, attended the ceremony.

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  7. Bouteflika encourages Algerian delegation ahead of Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Al Bawaba

    President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Wednesday transmitted encouragement to the Algerian sports delegation before flying to Rio de Janeiro to compete in the Olympic Games -2016 . Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal conveyed President Bouteflika encouragement to the athletes present at the Sidi Moussa National Centre , in the presence of a number of figures, including Minister of Youth and Sports El Hadi Ould Ali and Prefect of Algiers Abdelkader Zoukh.

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  8. Algerian Olympic athletes fly to RioRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Xinhuanet

    The Algerian Olympic Committee on Wednesday overnight sent 64 athletes to compete in 13 sports in the Rio Games from Aug. 5 to 21. Earlier on the day, Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal met with the Algerian delegation in Algiers, as he conveyed them encouragement of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika. Minister of Sport and Youth, EL Hadi Ould Ali, and President of the Algerian Olympics Committee, Mustapha Berraf, attended the ceremony.

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  9. Algeria to implement 'new growth model' to cope with oil price dropRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Reuters

    ... ordinary taxation," the presidency said in a statement after a cabinet meeting chaired by President Abdelaziz Bouteflika late on Tuesday. That measure will help "cover, by the end of 2019, operating expenditures as well as irreducible expenditures ...

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  10. Algeria: President Appoints New Members of Constitutional CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | AllAfrica.com

    President of the Republic Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Wednesday signed a presidential decree on the appointment of three new members of the Constitutional Council, said a communiqu of the Presidency of the Republic.

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  11. Zimbabwe: President Meets Mali, Algerian LeadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    ... the agreements that were agreed between President Mugabe and his Algerian counterpart, President Abdelaziz Bouteflika during his State visit to Algeria in March last year. "Oh yes, bilateral relations since the State visit of President Mugabe to ...

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  12. Tunisians, Algerians among those killed in NiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... of militant attacks in the past year, killing dozens including 59 foreign tourists. Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika expressed his "profound indignation" at the "horrible terrorist attack". He called for more effective international ...

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  13. Algerian media faces 'hostile environment'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Al Jazeera

    ... and economic issues in the country, including allegations of corruption against long-serving President Abdelaziz Bouteflika and members of his government. One sketch on Ness Stah made an allusion to the fragile health of Bouteflika, who was ...

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  14. .com | Ex-general who slammed Algeria's Bouteflika freedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | News24

    Algiers - A retired Algerian general, in custody since last September after criticising President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, has been released from jail pending his trial, one of his lawyers said on Monday. Hocine Benhadid was detained after media interviews in which he said Algeria's stability could no longer be guaranteed by someone who was "sick" and the "hostage of his entourage".

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  15. Algeria blogger gets 2-year jail term for insulting presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | The Peninsula

    Mohamed Tamalt , who lives in London, was arrested in June during a visit to Algiers on charges of "offending the president of the republic" and Algeria's constitutional bodies, under articles of the penal code, the lawyer said. Algiers: An Algerian journalist and blogger was sentenced to two years in jail and ordered to pay a fine for insulting President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, a defence lawyer said Monday.

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  16. Algerian lawyer gets 2-year sentence for insulting presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    " A lawyer for Algerian journalist Mohamed Tamalt says his client has been sentenced to two years in prison and a 200,000 dinar fine for insulting President Abdelaziz Bouteflika. Tamalt's sentence is the latest in a series of worrying signs for Algeria's press, which has come under pressure as the country struggles with slumping oil revenues and an ailing head of state.

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  17. Algeria officialdom threatens nationa s noisy, tell-all mediaRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2016 | KDWN

    ... arrested and jailed days after arriving in Algiers. He is accused of insulting 79-year-old President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who is ailing and in his fourth term. Tamalt has been on a hunger strike at El Harrach prison, according to his brother ...

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  18. .com | Bouteflika in rare appearance for Algeria national dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | News24

    Wheelchair-bound President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Tuesday made his first public appearance in a year to mark the 57th anniversary of Algeria's independence from France. The ailing 79-year-old, who suffered a stroke in 2013 that has impeded his mobility and speech, was shown on state television visiting El-Alia cemetery where independence fighters are buried.

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  19. Bouteflika in rare appearance for Algeria nati...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | The Peninsula

    Algiers: Wheelchair-bound President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on Tuesday made his first public appearance in a year to mark the 57th anniversary of Algeria's independence from France. The ailing 79-year-old, who suffered a stroke in 2013 that has impeded his mobility and speech, was shown on state television visiting El-Alia cemetery where independence fighters are buried.

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  20. Bouteflika in rare appearance for Algeria national dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | The Daily Star

    This photo taken on April 10, 2016 shows Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika meeting with the French prime minister at his residence in Zeralda, a suburb of the capital Algiers.

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