The head of the army of Algeria will find that the 82-year-old president Abdelaziz Bouteflika is not suitable to run the country. Ahmed Gaed Salah wants to after weeks and massive protests of the people against the current leader that Bouteflika retires, he will report Tuesday by Ennahar TV.
The call of the army and Bouteflika to leave, is an important step for the country.
It is a long-time restless in Algeria. For weeks, large parts of the population to the streets to demonstrate against the president, who has been twenty years in power. They find that he is no longer able to govern.
Half of the Algerian population is under the age of thirty years, and there is a lot of anger about the high unemployment among the youth. The large-scale protests by mainly student led.
Bouteflika said at first that he would do to the election, but withdrew this after protests in. However, he has also decided that the april scheduled elections, no passage can be found, so he just remains in power.