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Five candidates are running in Algeria's presidential election to replace ousted president Abdelaziz Bouteflika, amid widespread protests against the vote.  By STRINGER (AFP)

Algeria polling stations ransacked in unpopular presidential vote

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Algeria held a presidential election Thursday that has been fiercely opposed by a nine-month-old protest movement and wa ...

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After almost 10 months of political turmoil, Algeria on Thursday holds a presidential vote bitterly opposed by a protest ...

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Thousands of Algerians demonstrated for a boycott on Wednesday on the eve of a widely unpopular presidential election. ...

Dec 11, 2019

In Algeria's disaffected Kabylie region, the brick has become the symbol of the anti-vote campaign ahead of unpopular pr ...

Dec 10, 2019

An Algerian court sentenced two former prime ministers to long jail terms Tuesday in the first of a string of high-profi ...

Dec 10, 2019

As chief of Algeria's military for a record 15 years, General Ahmed Gaid Salah has became the country's de facto leader ...

Dec 10, 2019

Algerians are being asked to vote Thursday in a presidential election bitterly opposed by the country's nine-month-old p ...

Dec 10, 2019

Algerian police on Monday forcibly dispersed university and high school students demonstrating against a rally in centra ...

Dec 9, 2019

Algeria's army, the heart of an opaque regime, exercised power from the shadows until it was thrust into the limelight w ...

Dec 8, 2019

The Algerian prosecutor's office Sunday requested 20-year prison sentences for several former politicians accused of cor ...

Dec 8, 2019

Social networks set alight the months-long protest movement against Algeria's establishment, but as a contentious presid ...

Dec 7, 2019

The jailed brother and key aide of former Algerian president Abdelaziz Bouteflika appeared in court Saturday as a witnes ...

Dec 7, 2019

A vast crowd rallied in Algiers on the final Friday before a contentious presidential election many see as an elite atte ...

Dec 6, 2019

Algeria braced for fresh demonstrations Friday, the last in a series of weekly marches before a presidential election op ...

Dec 4, 2019

The corruption trial for two former Algerian prime ministers, prominent politicians and automotive industry tycoons star ...

Dec 3, 2019

Algeria's military chief called Tuesday for massive voter turnout in the country's sharply-disputed December 12 election ...

Nov 30, 2019

Several hundred Algerians marched Saturday in support of a presidential election rejected by a mass protest movement tha ...

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