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Algerians protest over entrenched autocracy
After decades of calm, Algerians have taken to the streets to rage against the candidacy of the ageing and ailing president Abdelaziz Bouteflika in April elections. Gideon Rachman discusses what happens next with Heba Saleh and Andrew England.
FT World Weekly
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Editors picks: April 4th 2019
A selection of three defining articles read aloud from the latest issue of The Economist. This week, the promise and perils of synthetic biology—the nascent human capacity to redesign life. Now that Algeria’s President Abdelaziz Bouteflika has resigned, the real battle to overhaul the system begins (9:24). And, where a rejuvenated Tiger Woods ranks on The Economist’s forecast for the golf Masters (14:58).
The Economist: Editor's Picks
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A pocket-sized national security threat
...their longtime President Abdelaziz Bouteflika step down after weeks of mass protests Algerians watched the state TV channel many in disbelief as...
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