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عبد العزيز بوتفليقة
|President of Algeria|
27 April 1999 – 2 April 2019
|Prime Minister||Smail Hamdani|
|Preceded by||Liamine Zéroual|
|Succeeded by||Abdelmadjid Tebboune|
|Born||2 March 1937|
Oujda, French Morocco
|Died||17 September 2021 (aged 84)|
|Political party||National Liberation Front|
Abdelaziz Bouteflika (2 March 1937 – 17 September 2021) was an Algerian politician. From 1999 to 2019, he was the ninth President of Algeria. He was President at the end of the bloody Algerian Civil War in 2002. He ended emergency rule in February 2011 during Arab Spring.
He was President of the United Nations General Assembly from 1974 until 1975.
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