TITLE

One man one vote?

AUTHOR(S)
Thomas, Karen
PUB. DATE
June 1999
SOURCE
Middle East;Jun99, Issue 291, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports about the presidential elections held in Algeria and the allegations made by six candidates that the political exercise is plagued with electoral fraud. Controversial presidency of Abdelaziz Bouteflika; Insights from foreign journalists covering the elections; Role of the military leadership on the elections.
ACCESSION #
1987100

 

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