Algeria's serial protesters: 'Why I give up my weekends to march'

Algeria's serial protesters: 'Why I give up my weekends to march'
 

Amina Boumaraf, 19, and Yanis Darren, 23, are not your typical students.
Every week since February they have been taking part in demonstrations in Algeria.
They are among those who oppose the presidential elections taking place on Thursday to elect a successor to Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who resigned as president in April.
The 82-year-old was forced from office after several months of protests against his two-decade rule - something that began with a rallying call from an anonymous group on Facebook.
The 22 February Movement asked people to take to the streets when it was announced that Mr... read more

 
11 December 2019 in World News, Views: 36
Source: BBC
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