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Fraud reported in Azerbaijan vote

MARRED ELECTION International monitors said that Sunday's parliamentary elections were tainted by fraud and abuse, lending credibility to the dissent of opposition parties


For all of the allegations and unease, the oil-buoyed government of Aliyev, which in recent weeks claimed to thwart a coup coordinated by the opposition, was not generally regarded as being vulnerable to revolution.

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