A man takes some ballots before voting for local elections in an Algiers suburb, Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012. Algerians headed to the polls Thursday to elect local and provincial councils

 

              A man takes some ballots before voting for local elections in an Algiers suburb, Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012.  Algerians headed to the polls Thursday to elect local and provincial councils
A man takes some ballots before voting for local elections in an Algiers suburb, Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012. Algerians headed to the polls Thursday to elect local and provincial councils in a contest that is expected to shore up the position of the ruling party that did well in last May’s parliamentary elections. (AP Photo/Sidali Djarboub)