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Algeria

Abdelaziz Bouteflika

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


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Take the lead if you can

US Secretary of State John Kerry asked in person for security cooperation maintaining a fixed stare as he put a positive spin on his face-to-face meeting with an incapacitated President Abdelaziz Bouteflika (see Feature Adrift in dangerous waters)...


Joining up security in the Sahel

Usually President Abdelaziz Bouteflika shows little interest in Sub-Saharan diplomacy but for the first time he has a foreign minister with a real understanding of African issues and extensive contacts – Ramtane Lamamra the former African Union Commissioner for Peace and Security whom he appointed in September...


Some partners are more equal than others

The run-up to the summit was marked by debate over which presidents were not coming such as South Africa's Jacob Zuma Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe (enraged that his wife Grace Mugabe was denied an invitation) and invalids such as Algeria's Abdelaziz Bouteflika and Côte d'Ivoire's Alassane Dramane Ouattara...

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No end to deadlock

Even if President Abdelaziz Bouteflika doesn't obtain a fourth mandate after Algeria's 17 April election – which no one considers likely – most Algerian and Moroccan sources canvassed by Africa Confidential believe the antipathy that has kept the borders closed since 1994 will remain for years to come...


Après moi, moi

Inconceivable though it seemed only a few months ago that the enfeebled 76-year-old President Abdelaziz Bouteflika could stand again after his stroke that is exactly what he is likely to do (AC Vol 54 No 15 Leadership in limbo & Vol 54 No 19 Boutef's miracle return)...

Abdelaziz Bouteflika's proposed re-election is evidence that the dominant factions have agreed a way ahead for want of any better plan...


Security crises threaten economic success

'Complementarity'Algeria's Foreign Minister Lamamra speaking on behalf of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika called for 'greater complementarity' between the UN and the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund in the context of the 'peace security and development triad'...


Boutef's miracle return

Enfeebled by an illness that hospitalised him in Paris between April and July and limited public appearances to stage-managed photo-shoots President Abdelaziz Bouteflika began the political rentrée as yesterday's man...


Leadership in limbo

The return of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika to Algiers on 16 July after nearly three months of medical treatment in Paris resolved neither the questions about his health nor the future leadership of Algeria...


The campaign stretches out

Key to improving security in northern Mali and across the region is the triangular relationship between Hollande Algeria’s President Abdelaziz Bouteflika and Mali’s President Dioncounda Traoré...


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Crisis in the command

There is no evidence that Algeria was complicit in the Sanogo- Ag Ghaly deal although it may have suited President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s government which saw France’s intervention as exacerbating instability in the region...


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