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On The Scene: S. Africans Vote Despite Cynicism

Like millions of his fellow South Africans, Zoheb Khan woke early on Wednesday to cast his vote in the nation’s fifth all-race elections since the end of white minority rule in 1994. Arriving at his Johannesburg polling station before its 7:00 a.m. opening, he and his 18-year-old sister waited for more than an hour to vote. There just was one little problem. Khan still hadn’t decided who vote for.  “I’m back and forth a lot, I haven’t made the final decision yet," he...

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