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.
Algerie Presse Service, 12 April 2019
The popular marches continued in Algiers and across the country's provinces, for the 8th Friday in a row, chanting the same slogans demanding "radical change" and the departure of… Read more »
allAfrica, 9 April 2019
Algeria's parliament has elected Abdelkader Bensalah as Interim President following the resignation of long term ruler Abdelaziz Bouteflika on April 2, 2019. Read more »
Algerians protested at the Place de la Republique in central Paris against Bouteflika's intention to seek another term in office.
Algerie Presse Service, 8 April 2019
ALGIERS-Both Houses of the Parliament (the Council of the Nation and the People's National Assembly) will meet Tuesday at the Palace of the Nation (Algiers) to take cognizance of… Read more »
HRW, 8 April 2019
The resignation of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika on April 2, 2019 provides an important opportunity for Algeria to dismantle its repressive laws and enshrine public freedoms in… Read more »
Algeria: Message From Algeria
SudaNow, 7 April 2019
In merely seven weeks the popular uprising in Algeria managed to topple its former president for two decades Abdel Aziz Bouteflika forcing him to exit office. Because Bouteflika… Read more »
RFI, 6 April 2019
Protestors turned out on Friday in Algiers and in 41 of the 48 provinces in the country to keep pressur on for political reforms, and a change in government. This comes after the… Read more »