President of Algeria

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President of Algeria
رئيس الجزائر
Président de l'Algérie
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Incumbent
Abdelaziz Bouteflika

since 27 April 1999
Residence El Mouradia
Appointer The Electorate
Term length 5 years, renewable indefinitely
Inaugural holder Abdur Rahman Farès
Formation 3 July 1962
Website Official Webpage

The President of Algeria is the head of state of Algeria. The President is also in charge of the Algerian armed forces.