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No single party is set to win majority in parliamentary polls held last Saturday.
Count gives early lead to ruling party as observers praise "free and fair" poll.
Many hoping that parliamentary vote will be step towards stable democracy.
Counting under way in presidential poll that observers say was largely peaceful.
Supporters of rival candidates scuffle after campaign rally in the capital Dili.
President blames Fretilin party for violent clashes in run-up to key national poll.

Xanana Gusmao, East Timor's president has said he will step down if the prime minister does not assume responsibility for the country's crisis and resign, but the premier said he would not quit.

East Timor's prime minister is facing an ultimatum from the president to resign or be fired.
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