Algeria's Bouteflika leaves France to return home: airport source

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Posted: Jul 16, 2013 8:10 AM
Algeria's Bouteflika leaves France to return home: airport source

PARIS (Reuters) - Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who has been in a French hospital since April, left France on Tuesday to return to Algeria, an airport source said.

"The plane left at 13h29 from the Bourget airport," the source said, declining to give further details.

(Reporting by Marine Pennetier; writing by John Irish; Editing by Alison Williams)