According to a short statement published on Tuesday by the state-run Algeria Press Agency, Algeria's ailing 82-year-old President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has resigned. CNN reports that it's an about-face..
President Bouteflika has been unable to quell the demonstrations, which began to protest against his decision to run for a fifth term but turned into demands for the president to leave office entirely.
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ALGIERS (Reuters) - Hundreds of students and doctors rallied in Algiers on Tuesday calling for President Abdelaziz Bouteflika to quit, as a new group headed by activists and opposition figures told the..