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Algeria

Abdelaziz Bouteflika

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


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Attack prompts security reshuffle

The attack on President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's seaside residence has resulted in the dismissal of security officers judged responsible for compromising the safety of the head of state...


Southern discomfort

Details are scant but reports suggest that terrorists launched a rocket attack on President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's seaside home at Zeralda outside Algiers at dawn on 16 July...


Sufism’s soft power

President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has worked with some success to integrate zaouïas into his ruling coalition...


Road to oblivion

Algeria now has an even greater reputation for corruption than when President Abdelaziz Bouteflika took over in 1999...


Presiding without policy

From 24-27 February he was in Algiers to negotiate an oil and gas technical assistance agreement with the government of Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika...


The long goodbye

Yet despite budget cuts and security concerns the news from Algiers will continue to be dominated by 77-year-old President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's repeated hospitalisations and reported illness (AC Vol 55 No 12 Adrift in dangerous waters)...

Another candidate would have been Boumedienne's long-serving but then still young Minister of Foreign Affairs one Abdelaziz Bouteflika...


Grim down south

However the extent of this year's violence in the isolated town of M'zab and the intensity of media coverage helped to show Algerians the potential for renewed conflict were President Abdelaziz Bouteflika not to be re-elected (AC Vol 55 No 12 Take the lead if you can)...


Africa policy moves up the agenda

Sarkozy's indulgence of French right-wingers seeking to whitewash the brutalities of colonial action in Algeria cost him the country's goodwill and gave President Abdelaziz Bouteflika an excuse to play the populist nationalist card in domestic politics...


Adrift in dangerous waters

It may have been a landslide but President Abdelaziz Bouteflika's April election victory failed to convince...


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