Abdelaziz Bouteflika

Abdelaziz Bouteflika

Born: March 2, 1937

Nationality: Algerian

Occupation: Statesman

Biography: Abdelaziz Bouteflika is an Algerian politician who has been the fifth President of Algeria since 1999. He presided over the end of the bloody Algerian Civil War in 2002, and he ended emergency rule in February 2011 amidst regional unrest.