Middle East

Algeria pays tribute to ex-president Bendjedid

FILE - This 2009 file photo shows former Algerian President Chadli Bendjedid who died Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012 at a military hospital in Algiers. He was 83. Bendjedid gave Algeria a multiparty political system before he was overthrown in a 1992 military coup. (AP Photo/Sidali Djarboub, File)





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