Gabon opposition leader says two killed, many wounded after disputed vote

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By Gerauds Wilfried Obangome and Matthew Mpoke Bigg

Gabon opposition leader Jean Ping said on Thursday two people were killed and many wounded when the presidential guard and police attacked his party’s headquarters overnight after an election narrowly won by President Ali Bongo.

Ping called for international assistance to protect the population of the oil-producing state and said Saturday’s election was stolen by Bongo, who was declared the winner on Wednesday.

The result gives the president a further seven years in power in the...


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Gabon opposition leader says two killed, many wounded after disputed vote


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