Launching of the Campaign for the Legislative Elections - April 9, 2017
Letter from Ambassador Madjid Bouguerra to the Algerian Community living in the United States
Washington, March 29, 2017
My Dear Compatriots,
As you know, our country will soon hold legislative elections that are very important for its future. Next May 4, the Algerian people will be called upon to elect their legitimate representatives at the People's National Assembly to a five-year term, in a new political context highlighted by a revision of the Constitution, whose first anniversary we celebrated this past February 7 as the crowning event of a process of significant political reforms initiated by His Excellency the President of the Republic with the objective of further consolidating the foundations of our young democracy, giving greater preeminence to the rule of law, and strengthening national unity. Among such major historic reforms, we can proudly underscore the establishment of the Higher Independent Election Monitoring Authority, a body including equal numbers of magistrates and representatives from civil society and entrusted with ensuring transparence and probity of the elections. Read more...