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Protests over 77-year-old Bouteflika's re-election bid in Algeria


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Protests over 77-year-old Bouteflika's re-election bid in Algeria

Police in Algeria have made several arrests in the capital Algiers during demonstrations against the president’s decision to stand for a fourth term in April.

Protesters and opposition leaders believe President Abdelaziz Bouteflika is too weak to run for election.

The 77-year-old suffered a stroke last year.