Algerian president hospitalized in Paris Share This: UPI 4/28/2013 2:15:21 PM PARIS, April 28 (UPI) -- Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika was hospitalized in Paris after suffering a minor stroke, officials said. Bouteflika suffered the stroke Saturday, Euronews.com reported. State media said the 76-year-old president's condition is not serious. Bouteflika was elected to the presidency in 1999 and is now in his third term. He is not likely to seek a fourth term when his presidency is up in 2014, Euronews.com said.