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Algeria: Thousands march in Algiers on second anniv of protest movement02:03

Algeria: Thousands march in Algiers on second anniv of protest movement

Algeria, Algiers
February 22, 2021 at 19:34 GMT +00:00 · Published

Thousands of people gathered in Algiers on Monday, to mark the second anniversary of the Hirak 2019 protest movement.

Demonstrators could be seen holding Algerian flags and chanting as they marched through the Algerian capital's streets.

The Hirak protest movement, also known as the 'Revolution of Smiles,' ousted former long-standing leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika from his presidency in 2019.

Algeria: Thousands march in Algiers on second anniv of protest movement02:03
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Thousands of people gathered in Algiers on Monday, to mark the second anniversary of the Hirak 2019 protest movement.

Demonstrators could be seen holding Algerian flags and chanting as they marched through the Algerian capital's streets.

The Hirak protest movement, also known as the 'Revolution of Smiles,' ousted former long-standing leader Abdelaziz Bouteflika from his presidency in 2019.