Algeria: Bouteflika announcement, night parades

Mon, 4 Mar 2019 09:40:08 +0100

ROME, MARCH 4 - Thousands of demonstrators came down late yesterday evening to the streets in various cities in Algeria to protest against the announcement of the candidacy for the fifth presidential term of Abdelaziz Bouteflika. Local media reports it. On the social media, activists have published numerous videos showing demonstrators in the streets chanting slogans against the incumbent president. As we learn, there were no moments of tension with the security forces.