Tunisia based supporters of current Algerian president and candidate in the forthcoming presidential election Abdelaziz Bouteflika hold placards during a rally in Tunis April 9, 2014. (REUTERS/Zoubeir Souissi)
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Demonstrators threw stones at the Algerian prime minister's motorcade during an election campaign event Wednesday, in the latest protests against the incumbent president's expected re-election.Bouteflika's campaign is instead being led by Prime Minister Abdelmalek Sellal and other top government officials, several of whom have been targeted by protests.Protesters in the city of Bejaia Saturday burned down the venue for another of Sellal's campaign speeches and clashed with police, resulting in 15 people being wounded.
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