New Republic

Constitutional vote for ‘New Republic’ splits Algeria

Constitutional vote for ‘New Republic’ splits Algeria

Algeria is readying for a constitutional referendum that the establishment says will usher in a “New Republic” and boost freedoms, but the opposition dismisses as window-dressing by a repressive regime. With a month to go before the November 1 vote, many ordinary Algerians — struggling during a deep economic crisis that has seen unemployment soar […]