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Ivory Coast's Ouattara Enacts New Constitution as 'Promise of Peace'

President Alassane Ouattara signed a new constitution into law on Tuesday, casting it as the way to a peaceful future for Ivory Coast, which has emerged as one of Africa's rising economic stars after years of violent upheaval. In a referendum last month, voters overwhelmingly endorsed the new charter — one of Ouattara's campaign promises during his re-election bid last year — with some 93 percent of ballots cast for the "Yes" on an official turnout of just over 42...

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