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5 Killed in CAR, Polling Extended

Voting on a new constitution for the Central African Republic stretched into a second day Monday, a day after deadly violence disrupted polling in some areas. The Red Cross says five people were killed and at least 20 others injured Sunday as supporters and opponents of the referendum traded gunfire in the capital, Bangui. Polling resumed Monday in the Muslim-majority PK-5 area, the site of some of the clashes. French soldiers and United Nations peacekeepers guarded polling sites to...

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