Algeria Braces For Massive Protests Against President's Re-Election
Large scale protests are expected leading up to Algeria's presidential election. According to CNN, Algerians are expected to stage the country's largest protests in decades as President Abdelaziz Bouteflika formally runs for a fifth term. The predominantly student-led protests have grown in recent days. Protestors are calling on the ailing 81-year-old Bouteflika to withdraw from the race.