Raqs Boutef

Abdelaziz Bouteflika is perhaps taking a cue from his Sudanese comrade that a befitting way of pleasing or at least distracting the masses whilst committing human rights violations, destroying democratic institutions, starving a people, or committing genocide taking unpopular measures is to be seen dancing before throngs of supporters wiggling  his derrière. At a rally in Ouargla, the president was photographed dancing with children in traditional clothes.

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  1. […] Raqs Boutef « The Moor Next Door: Algeria’s Abdel Aziz Bouteflika on the campaign trail, running for his third term as president after having amended the constitution last year to remove term limits. He faces five minor opponents with serious opposition candidates boycotting. […]

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