Part of the Arab Spring · Manifestation ... After the riots of 1988, the Algerian
government had moved towards democracy, holding free elections. However,
Apr 18, 2014 ... As Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika secured his fourth term in office,
many are wondering whether the 2010-11 Arab uprisings have had ...
The People's Democratic Republic of Algeria is an Islamic, Arab and Amazigh (
Berber) country. ... But while officials have billed the elections as 'an Algerian
spring' they were mainly ... At the end Bouteflika won the elections with 73.79%.
For similar reasons, the first post-uprising elections in some countries will likely
be ... of a dictator represents only the beginning of the end of authoritarian
governance. ... The remaining two MENA states covered in this report, Algeria
and Morocco, have ... Tunisia and Egypt, which touched off the Arab Spring by
ousting their ...
www.wilsoncenter.org/sites/default/files/Algeria's Islamists Crushed in First Arab Spring Elections.pdf
Algeria's first elections since the beginning of the Arab Spring have resulted in
the unexpectedly .... The results put an abrupt end to such great expectations.
Apr 29, 2014 ... It's meant as a comment on the Algerian presidential election, but it could stand
as a verdict on the Arab Spring as a whole. Three years ago ...
Apr 19, 2014 ... Even if the Arab spring has sorely disappointed, dictators, even benevolent ones
... That is the lesson from Algeria's bogus election (see article).
May 31, 2012 ... Islamists did not fare well in the Algerian parliamentary elections, despite the rise
of Islamist parties in Egypt and ... Is it accurate to say that Algeria is “immune”
from the Arab Spring as some have argued? .... End of document ...
May 9, 2014 ... Algeria has avoided the eruptions of the Arab Spring partly because of the recent
memory of civil war that Bouteflika helped end, the state's ...
May 29, 2015 ... This is largely because Algeria already had its Arab Spring in 1988, and ... and
again in the 1991 legislative elections — only to be foiled by the ...