Guineans vote in parliamentary election

A woman casts her ballot at a polling station in Guinea's capital Conakry

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Guineans voted on Saturday in a parliamentary election to complete its transition to democracy after a 2008 military coup and end decades of political instability.

The election, two years overdue, is the first democratic parliamentary vote since independence from France in 1958. A disputed result could reignite ethnic and political violence that has killed dozens in the run-up to voting. (Reuters)

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