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    Nepalis Vote to End Political Stalematei
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    November 19, 2013 5:49 PM
    Voters in the Himalayan nation of Nepal cast ballots Tuesday for a new Constituent Assembly in hope of ending years of political gridlock following the abolishment of the monarchy and the creation of a democratic republic in 2008. VOA correspondent Aru Pande has more from Kathmandu, where the election was held amid tight security.

    Nepalis Vote to End Political Stalemate

    Published November 19, 2013

    Voters in the Himalayan nation of Nepal cast ballots Tuesday for a new Constituent Assembly in hope of ending years of political gridlock following the abolishment of the monarchy and the creation of a democratic republic in 2008. VOA correspondent Aru Pande has more from Kathmandu, where the election was held amid tight security.


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