Violence, confusion surround Afghan parliamentary electionsAfghanistan's first parliamentary elections in eight years suffered from violence and chaos Saturday, with a multitude of attacks killing at least 36 people, key election workers failing to show up and many polling stations staying open late hours
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Sri Lanka to recall peacekeeping commander on UN requestSri Lanka's military says that it will recall its commander leading a UN peacekeeping contingent in Mali a day after the world body asked him to be repatriated having reviewed his human rights background
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Australia's ruling coalition forced into minority governmentAustralia's ruling coalition has been forced into minority government after a massive swing against its senior partner, the Liberal Party, in a by-election for the seat of the prime minister the party itself dismissed
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Stakes high in Afghan election as US seeks peace pactStakes in Afghanistan's parliamentary polls have never been higher coming days after a brazen insurgent attack killed a powerful police commander exposing a harrowing lack of security 17 years since a US-led coalition drove the Taliban from power.
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