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A young man injured in last week's protests in Algiers dies - TV

 A young man injured in last weeks protests in Algiers dies - TV

CAIRO (Reuters) - A young man who was injured in protests in the Algerian capital last week died on Friday of injuries to the head, Ennahar TV said on Friday.

Ennahar said there were two accounts regarding the death of the 18-year-old. The first was that he was beaten during last Friday's protests and the second was that he fell from a truck on his way to the protests.

Police are investigating his death, Ennahar added.

(Reporting by Hesham Hajali; editing by David Evans)

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Updated Date: Apr 20, 2019 00:05:43 IST