Akram Belkaïd is an Algerian journalist and author. He gives us his take on what’s next for Algeria after the resignation of longtime leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika. Elections have been set for July 4, in line with the constitution. However, “if you organise elections in only three months, you’re not going to change the system,” Belkaïd says. He also reacts to events in Sudan, where President Omar al-Bashir has just been ousted following months of protests. Are we witnessing a second Arab Spring?
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