Algeria president returns after 2-month COVID-19 treatment

2020-12-30 12:04:49

FILE PHOTO: Newly elected Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune takes the oath during a swearing-in ceremony in Algiers, Algeria December 19, 2019. [Photo/Agencies] ALGIERS - President Abdelmadjid Tebboune returned to Algeria on Tuesday and appeared on television after a two-month absence in Germany, where he received treatment for COVID-19. "It is hard to be far from one's country," Tebboune said, according to footage broadcast after he arrived from Berlin at around 6:00 pm (1700 GMT). AFP