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President of Algeria

head of state of the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria

The President of Algeria is the head of state of Algeria. The President is also in charge of the Algerian armed forces.

President of Algeria
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Incumbent
Abdelkader Bensalah
(Acting)

since 2 April 2019
ResidenceEl Mouradia
AppointerThe Electorate
Term length5 years, renewable indefinitely
Inaugural holderAbdur Rahman Farès
Formation3 July 1962
WebsiteOfficial Webpage