(MENAFN) The Algerian National Liberation Front (NLF) is investing in maximum efforts to reshuffle its ranks ahead of the presidential elections slotted for next year.
Algeria's NLF chief Mouad Bouchareb is currently conducting comprehensive talks on the matter with former party leaders.
During a meeting with former party leader Abdelaziz Belkhadem, the NLF chief addressed partisan matters, along with a potential of the return of exiled leaders to the party's ranks.
According to a top leader, Asharq Al-Awsat was told that "Bouchareb is pushing for entering elections with a unified strong front backing the FNL candidate."
The top leader added: "the FNL will back any candidate put forth by the leadership, whether it be Bouteflika or anyone else."