Abdelkader Bensalah Elected Algeria's Interim Leader

According to the Constitution, Abdelkader Bensalah will assume the function of the sead of state for a maximum period of 90 days, during which presidential elections will be organized, in which he will not be allowed to stand.

Algerians protested at the Place de la Republique in central Paris against Bouteflika's intention to seek another term in office.

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