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Algeria’s president leaves German hospital, back home in ‘coming days’ - presidency

FILE PHOTO: Newly elected Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune takes the oath during a swearing-in ceremony in Algiers, Algeria December 19, 2019. REUTERS/Ramzi Boudina reuters_tickers
This content was published on November 30, 2020 - 19:25

ALGIERS (Reuters) - Algerian President Abdelmadjid Tebboune has left a German hospital where he was flown for treatment more than a month ago, and he will return home "in the coming days," the presidency said on Monday.

Tebboune, 75, who has tested positive for COVID-19, will continue "the rest of the recovery period" in Germany, it said in a statement.

(Reporting by Hamid Ould Ahmed; editing by Jonathan Oatis)

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