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Algerians vote on amnesty for Islamic rebels

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Algerians vote on amnesty for Islamic rebels

Algerians vote on amnesty for Islamic rebels
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Algerians are overwhelmingly expected to approve a partial amnesty to end an Islamic insurgency which has claimed up to 150,000 lives. Nearly half of the country’s 18 million eligible voters have cast their ballots in president Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s proposed “charter for peace and national reconciliation”.