National Front for Social Justice

  • Name: الجبهة الوطنية للعدالة الاجتماعية (Arabic), Front national pour la justice sociale (French), National Front for Social Justice (English)
  • Year founded: 2012
  • Ideology: Nationalist,
  • Current leader & function: Khaled Bounedjema (president)
  • Number of seats in parliament (lower house): 3
  • Currently in government or in opposition: In opposition
  • Legal status: Legal political party
  • Link to official party website: The party's website had vanished by early 2013. The party's Facebook page is: 
  • Observations: The second of the new parties legalised by the government in 2012 to animate the political scene, the FNJS won 3 seats in the April elections The party's president, Khadel Bounedjma (a long-time backer of Bouteflika) was the president of the influential CNEC, Coordination nationale des enfants de chouhada (Children of the martyrs of the revolutionary war of independence) - this despite some controversy over whether his father was in fact a harki.