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Bomb kills 11 ahead of presidential visit

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A suicide bomber has killed 11 people and wounded dozens more in the centre of the Algerian town of Batna, say local security sources. The explosion came shortly before a scheduled visit of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika to Batna, which is around 430 kilometers southeast of the capital Algiers. Bouteflika later visited the injured in a local hospital.