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Weeks of Youth-led protests prompt Bouteflika resignation

Algeria will hold its first post-Bouteflika presidential elections on 4 July, interim leader Abdelkader Bensalah has announced on 10 April. On 2 April, long-term president Abdelaziz Bouteflika submitted his resignation following weeks of youth-led mass protests against his 20-year rule. Despite Bouteflika’s resignation and the announcement of upcoming presidential elections rallies are likely to continue, […]