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Lesotho Holds Snap Elections

Lesotho is holding general elections Saturday to choose a new National Assembly and a prime minister, two years earlier than planned. The vote follows an attempted coup in August that forced Prime Minister Thomas Thabane to flee.  He is now back at home in the capital, Maseru, hoping to return to office after Saturday's vote. Thabane had presided over a tripartite coalition government - the first of its kind in the country's history.  However, discord within the...

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