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Abdelaziz Bouteflika

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


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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...


Companies and contracts under scrutiny

There are four main strands to the sweeping the anti-corruption investigations launched in the wake of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s win with 90% of the votes cast in the elections on 9 April 2009: the review of the East-West Highway project now costed at over US$12 billion; the review of more than $3bn...


Football fuss

We hear that President Abdelaziz Bouteflika had considered a special forces intervention if Algeria lost a group play-off match to decide Africa's last qualifier in Khartoum Sudan...


Victory in a vacuum

Since there was no heavyweight candidate to stand against him it was little surprise that President Abdelaziz Bouteflika was re-elected with 90...


The contenders

According to the official result confirmed by the Constitutional Council on 14 April President Abdelaziz Bouteflika was re-elected with 90...


Diversions and deviations at the Summit

North African no show Most said that it was North Africa's turn and Gadaffi was the only available candidate: Mauritania is suspended; Tunisia's President Zein el Abidine Ben Ali never turns up; Egypt's President Hosni Mubarak has bad memories of the Sudanese government-sponsored assassination attempt on him in Addis Ababa in 1995; Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika was 'indisposed'...


Whiskey doubles all round

In the eyes of their peers Morocco’s King Mohammed VI and Algeria’s President Abdelaziz Bouteflika are neophytes although to their people they look like political fixtures (AC Vol 49 No 25)...

Despite free-falling prices for crude oil exports officials say there is plenty to finance President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s social and physical infrastructure development plans including the ‘grands projets’ that will provide the ‘Boutef’ legacy...


Reform-minded monarch

This adds to tensions with Algeria which has been the main backer of the the Saharawi liberation movement the Polisario Front since it was founded in the mid-1970s and strongly supported by Algeria’s then Foreign Minister and now President Abdelaziz Bouteflika...


Electoral juggernaut

Despite free-falling prices for crude oil exports officials say there is plenty to finance President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s social and physical infrastructure development plans including the ‘grands projets’ that will provide the ‘Boutef’ legacy...


Stalemate in the Western Sahara

This adds to tensions with Algeria which has been the main backer of the the Saharawi liberation movement the Polisario Front since it was founded in the mid-1970s and strongly supported by Algeria’s then Foreign Minister and now President Abdelaziz Bouteflika...


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