Many young Algerians plan to boycott election

April 16, 2014

WBEZ

(AP/Sidali Djarboub)
Supporters of Algerian presidential candidate Ali Benflis gather in Rouiba, east of Algiers.

Many see boycotting tomorrow's elections as the best way to protest the ongoing rule of Abdelaziz Bouteflika, the current president of Algeria. Bouteflika has made few campaign appearances but has told Algerians they should come out and vote. We'll get a preview of the vote with Masouria Mokhefi.