Algeria’s President Abdelmadjid Tebboune announced Sunday he was recovering from the COVID-19 virus, in his first televised appearance since he was hospitalized in Germany almost two months ago.
“Thanks to God… I have started on the road to recovery,” the 75-year-old said a day after the first anniversary of his election.
“It may take two or three weeks but, God willing, I will recover all my bodily strength.”
The video was broadcast on state television and published on Tebboune’s Twitter feed.
He did not indicate his location, but the Twitter feed carried the comment “we will meet soon on the territory of the nation.”
Tebboune was hospitalized in Germany on October 28, and Algerian authorities later announced that he had the COVID-19 illness.
His absence had sparked concerns of an institutional crisis, weeks after voters approved a revised constitution on record low turnout in a referendum widely seen as a maneuver to neutralize the long-running Hirak protest movement.
Tebboune has been unable to sign the revised constitution into law because he must be on Algerian soil to do so.He also has until December 31 to sign off on a 2021 budget.
لوما نيوز محرك بحث اخبارى و تخلي لوما نيوز مسئوليتها الكاملة عن محتوي الخبر Tebboune Appears after Two Months, Says He is Recovering from COVID-19 او الصور وانما تقع المسئولية علي الناشر الاصلي للخبر و المصدر صدى البلد كما يتحمل الناشر الاصلى حقوق النشر و وحقوق الملكية الفكرية للخبر .تم نقل هذا الخبر اوتوماتيكيا وفي حالة امتلاكك للخبر وتريد حذفة او تكذيبة يرجي الرجوع الي المصدر الاصلي للخبر اولا ثم مراسلتنا لحذف الخبر