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Algeria

Abdelaziz Bouteflika

Date of Birth: 02/03/1937
Place of Birth: Oudja, Morocco


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Activists versus authoritarians

President Abdelaziz Bouteflika and his government have responded cautiously to the shock waves from Tunis and Cairo...


Summitry in a time of revolution

Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika and Libyan leader Colonel Moammar el Gadaffi both targeted by Islamist insurrectionists in the past also stayed away...


Playing dominoes

Keeping revolution at bay is the objective of the crisis meetings President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has been holding since wide-scale popular unrest in early January well before the Egyptian protests and even before President Zine el Abidine Ben Ali had to leave Tunisia...


The jasmine and khaki revolution

Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika held crisis meetings after unrest in the Algiers neighbourhood of Bab el Oued...


Diplomacy overheard

Ward is sitting opposite Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika who is asking for a ‘strategic relationship’ with the USA in the region as well as partnership in the fight against AQIM...


Diplomacy by other means

Rarely does a week go by without front-page coverage in the state newspapers of Mugabe’s latest foray: greeting Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika at the Group of Fourteen meeting in Tehran Iran then a quick ‘shopover’ for Grace Mugabe in Dubai United Arab Emirates; gatecrashing the World Economic Forum meeting in Dar es Salaam Tanzania at which Mutambara and Tsvangirai were invited participants last month; a wedding party in Malawi with his ally President Bingu wa Mutharika; a visit to Senegal ably facilitated by Ambassador Trudy Stevenson (nominated by the Movement for Democratic Change MDC); and attending the World Cup kick-off in Soweto on 11 June...


Generational change

Presidential son Alaa el Din Mohamed Hosni Sayed Mubarak led Egypt’s abuse of Algeria during the November-December World Cup soccer war which pitted him against Algeria’s Saïd Bouteflika (President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s brother and preferred successor)...


Beijing in the line of fire

Chinese companies are caught in the political crossfire between President Abdelaziz Bouteflika and his opponents in the military and intelligence services led by General Mohammed ‘Tewfik’ Mediene...


East-West Highway to trouble

The probes which started last September are driven partly by a power struggle between President Abdelaziz Bouteflika and some top generals...


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