Former Algerian president Abdelkader Bensalah dies at 80

MENA

Published: 2021-09-22 12:23

Last Updated: 2021-10-22 18:17


Former Algerian president Abdelkader Bensalah dies at 80
Former Algerian president Abdelkader Bensalah dies at 80

Wednesday, the former Algerian president, Abdelkader Bensalah, died at the age of 80.

His death came less than a week after the death of the country's former president, Abdelaziz Bouteflika.

The Presidency of the Republic said in a statement that the funeral of the late president will take place Thursday, Sept. 23, after the noon prayer, at the El Alia cemetery in Algiers.


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