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1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post

What does Algeria's election mean for Israel?

The country has not become a hub of anti-Israel terrorism, but the newly-re-elected President Bouteflika is neither an Anwar Sadat nor a King Hussein.

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Related Topix: World News, Algeria, Africa, Israel, Middle East, Terrorism, Bulgaria,

3 hrs ago | WireNews+Co

Foreign Secretary Welcomes Presidential Elections In Algeria

"I congratulate the Algerian people on their elections and President Bouteflika on the result.

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Related Topix: Algeria, Africa, World News

7 hrs ago | The China Post

Algeria's Bouteflika elected to fourth term, rival alleges fraud

Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika clinched a fourth term on Friday, despite his poor health, winning a landslide victory in an election marred by low turnout and his rival alleging fraud.

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Related Topix: Algeria, Africa, World News

12 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

Security threat on delta flight

Officials say a Delta Air Lines plane on a flight from Detroit to Denver reported a potential security threat Friday and taxied to a remote area after landing safely at Denver International Airport.

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Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, World News, Algeria, Africa

16 hrs ago | Emirates News Agency

President congratulates Bouteflika

ABU DHABI, 19th April 2014 - President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan today sent a congratulatory cable to President Abdelaziz Bouteflika of Algeria on his re-election for a new presidential term.

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Related Topix: World News, Algeria, Africa

20 hrs ago | Daily Kos

Overnight News Digest 04/18/2014

OND Editors OND is a community feature on Daily Kos, consisting of news stories from around the world, sometimes coupled with a daily theme, original research or commentary.

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Related Topix: Terrorism, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, World News, Algeria, Africa, Earthquake, Natural Disasters

Fri Apr 18, 2014

SFGate

News of the day From Across the Globe, April 19

The bombing occurred as worshipers left a mosque on the edge of Akrama after Friday prayers, the report said, and also wounded at least 50 people.

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Related Topix: World News, Algeria, Africa, Boat Disaster

KFVS12

Forgiveness stops an Iranian execution at the last minute

Bilal's mother embraces the victim's mother, praising her and her husband for what they did.

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Greenwich Citizen

Algeria's ailing president, 77, wins 4th term

An election worker empties a ballot box during the presidential elections in a polling station in the Algerian capital, Algiers, Thursday, April 17, 2014.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Algeria Presidential Election Turnout Reaches Over 50 Per Cent

Algerian Interior Minister Tayeb Belaiz on Thursday said turnout at the presidential elections on Thursday reached 51.7 per cent, China's Xinhua news agency reported.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Al Jazeera

What difference will Algeria's election make?

Abdelaziz Bouteflika has been in power since 1999. Last year year he suffered a stroke.

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Related Topix: Algeria, Africa, World News

AlertNet

Algeria's Bouteflika camp claims election win, rival alleges fraud

Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika looked set to win a fourth term with allies claiming victory in an election on Thursday, despite questions over his health and his rare appearances since suffering a stroke in 2013.

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Related Topix: World News, Algeria, Africa, OPEC (Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries), Abdelaziz Belkhadem

News Times

Algerians trickle to polls in presidential vote

President Abdelaziz Bouteflika arrives on a wheelchair to vote in the presidential elections in Algiers, Thursday, April 17, 2014.

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Related Topix: Algeria, Africa, World News

Suria

N. Korea protests to UK over Kim Jong-Un...

North Korea has written an official letter of complaint to Britain over a London hair salon's advert implying leader Kim Jong-Un has a bad hairstyle, the Foreign Office confirmed Thursday.

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Related Topix: North Korea, World News, Asia, Kim Jong Un, Travel, Asia Travel, North Korea Travel, South Korea

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Algerian election faces disaffected populace

They want jobs and housing when they graduate and lack loyalty to a political system run by an aging man too frail to show up for a single campaign event.

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Suria

Algeria aims to stem youth brain drain...

They fled Algeria to escape the violence ravaging the country in the 1990s, but now more and more young exiled Algerians are returning, lured by better economic prospects linked to government financial enticements.

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The Baltimore Sun

Algeria's bloody past, energy wealth keep status quo for now

Cramped with his young wife and three infants in a shack in Algiers' Citi Hofra slum, Amin Kerchach could be forgiven for being angry at missing out on Algeria's gas wealth.

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Related Topix: Algeria, Africa

The Economist

Arab democracy: The lesson of Algeria

MANY people argue that it would have been better if the Arab spring had never happened.

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Related Topix: World News, Algeria, Africa, Hosni Mubarak, Mohamed Hosni Mubarak, Muslim Brotherhood

Malaysian National News Agency

23 Million Algerians Go To The Polls Thursday To Pick President

Nearly 23 million Algerian voters will go to the polls on Thursday to choose among the six candidates for their President for the next five years.

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AlertNet

Algeria - Authorities urged to allow reporters to cover election freely

Reporters Without Borders urges the Algerian authorities to allow both Algerian and foreign journalists to freely cover tomorrow's presidential election.

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Related Topix: Algeria, Africa, World News, Journalism

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