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Mali's Election Campaign in Final Daysi
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July 21, 2013 5:29 PM
This is the last week of campaigning ahead of Mali’s July 28th presidential election, with 27 presidential candidates crisscrossing the country to rally supporters. Authorities have handed out seven million voter cards in less than a month, and are frantically completing preparations for the ballot. VOA West Africa Correspondent Anne Look has more.

Mali's Election Campaign in Final Days

Published July 21, 2013

This is the last week of campaigning ahead of Mali’s July 28th presidential election, with 27 presidential candidates crisscrossing the country to rally supporters. Authorities have handed out seven million voter cards in less than a month, and are frantically completing preparations for the ballot. VOA West Africa Correspondent Anne Look has more.


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