Abdelaziz Bouteflika - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Abdelaziz Bouteflika Wanted: Female candidates for Algeria's parliament quota ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algerian law requires the next parliament to be made up of 30 percent women — but political parties across the spectrum have struggled to come up with enough female candidates to fill the quota. While universities in this Muslim North African nation are increasingly full of young women, politics is still largely seen as a male doma... Sun, 05 Mar 2017 11:55:00 GMT 2017-03-05T11:55:00Z Hundreds bury Algerian journalist who died on hunger strike ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Hundreds of people have attended the funeral of a freelance journalist in Algeria who died during a months-long hunger strike protesting his prison sentence for insulting President Abdelaziz Bouteflika. As Mohamed Tamalt's coffin was lowered into a grave on Monday, some decried the north African nation's restrictive media laws. Fel... Mon, 12 Dec 2016 20:32:00 GMT 2016-12-12T20:32:00Z Lawyer: Algerian journalist on hunger strike dies ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — A lawyer says an Algerian journalist on a hunger strike to protest a two-year sentence for offending President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has died in a hospital in the capital. Journalist Mohamed Tamalt died Sunday after falling into a coma following months of a hunger strike, his lawyer Amine Sidhoum told The Associated Press. ... Sun, 11 Dec 2016 19:51:00 GMT 2016-12-11T19:51:00Z