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Voters queue outside the polling station as the voting operation is
delayed, during the presidential election on August 27, 2016 at a school in central Libreville.
The people of Gabon began casting their ballots on August 27, 2016 in a vote to decide whether President Ali Bongo will remain in office or be unseated by a career diplomat and close associate of his late father, who ran the country for 41 years. The election takes place in a climate of persistent social unrest driven in large part by the economic impact of the slump in the price of oil, which has long dominated Gabon's economy. / AFP PHOTO / MARCO LONGARI
Gabon's presidential election "lacked transparency", the head of the 73-strong EU electoral monitoring team in the country said on Monday, a day before the official results were due out.
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Islam Karimov PHOTO:AFP/Alexander Zemlianichencko
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Manchester City's Spanish manager Pep Guardiola (R) greets Manchester City's Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero after he was substituted during the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and West Ham United at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England, on August 28, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / OLI SCARFF /
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola was relaxed about the possibility of losing star forward Sergio Aguero to suspension after television footage appeared to show him elbowing West Ham United's Winston Reid on Sunday.
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