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Algeria's Veteran President Bouteflika Sworn in for Fourth Term

Algeria's President Abdelaziz Bouteflika was sworn in for a fourth five-year term on Monday after he easily won an election opponents dismissed as fraudulently returning the ailing 77-year-old to power.   State television showed Bouteflika sitting in a wheelchair to take the oath and give a brief statement in one of his rare public appearances since a stroke last year that raised questions about his ability to govern.   “I thank the Algerian people for their renewed...

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