A forum devoted to current political, economic trends, and news of the Maghreb region.
Wednesday, April 1, 2009
Algeria's Presidential Elections
Ahmed Aghrout and Yahia Zoubir assess the implications of the October 2008 constitutional reforms for Algeria's April 9 presidential election. The election is likely to produce no change to the power structure in the country, dominated by the Bouteflika's FLN and the military brass.