Algeria's Bouteflika eases grip of mi...

Algeria's Bouteflika eases grip of military with dismissal of generals

Monday Sep 3 Read more: Reuters

Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has been dismissing generals to tighten his grip on power ahead of him possibly seeking re-election next year and to diminish the power of the military, analysts and diplomats said. FILE PHOTO: A woman walks past posters of Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika in Algiers, Algeria April 9, 2018.

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