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Peru’s Very Not Normal Election

On Sunday Peruvians went to the polls to elect a new President. Two conservative candidates - daughter of a former president Keiko Fujimori and World Bank economist Pedro Kuczynski - are now in a run-off, having gained 39.5% and 21.6% respectively. Leftist  Ve...
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Burundi’s Bad Elections

A week ago, the first round of highly contested elections took place in Burundi. Initially slated for the end of May, legislative elections were delayed for about a month following the resignation and hasty departure of key staff of the electoral commission. T...