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Algerian interim president promises free elections

Reuters Tuesday, 9 April 2019
Algeria's interim president, in a televised speech to the nation, promised on Tuesday to organize free elections within 90 days after weeks of protests that led to the resignation of leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika after 20 years in power.
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There were large demonstrations in Algiers on April 10, amid continued dissatisfaction over the appointment of Abdelkader Bensalah as Algeria’s interim president.Bensalah was appointed after President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who had ruled since 1999, stepped down. He is due to be in power for 90...

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