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Counting under way as Malians vote in tense presidential runoff

Tight security as President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita faces ex-finance minister Soumaila Cisse in second round of voting.

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Mali goes to polls in crucial election runoff

President Ibrahim Keita faces former finance minister Soumaila Cisse who finished second in July's first round.

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Mali: Blow for Cisse as opposition leaders decline runoff support

Third and fourth-place finishers in first round of Mali’s election refuse to endorse either of second-round candidates.

Mali: Blow for Cisse as opposition leaders decline runoff support

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Profile: Soumaila Cisse

Soumaila Cisse secures 32 percent of votes behind President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita's in a runoff vote.

Profile: Soumaila Cisse

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Profile: Ibrahim Boubacar Keita

The 73-year-old president will serve his second five-year term as Malian leader after victory in a runoff vote.

Profile: Ibrahim Boubacar Keita

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Mali opposition candidate goes to court over vote fraud

In advance of runoff, opposition leader files complaints of ballot box stuffing and other violations, says spokesman.

Mali: Candidate Soumaila Cisse goes to court alleging vote fraud

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Mali election: The winds of change, or deja vu all over again?

On August 12, incumbent Ibrahim Boubacar Keita will face Soumaila Cisse in a runoff vote, in a repeat of the 2013 poll.

Mali election: The winds of change, or deja vu all over again?

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Mali's presidential election goes to August 12 runoff

President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita and opposition leader Soumaila Cisse to compete in second round of voting on August 12.

Mali election: Keita and Cisse go to runoff vote

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Mali: Candidates claim election rigging

Opposition candidates in Mali say the vote was rigged and that they will not accept results from stations they suspect of being meddled with.

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Ballots counted in Mali's tense elections

'Armed attacks or other violence' halt voting in three percent of the country's polling stations, government says.

Vote counting under way in Mali's tense elections

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Mortars fired as Malians vote amid security concerns

With more than 300 civilians killed this year, some voters say peace and stability will influence their decision.

Mali votes in presidential polls dominated by security concerns

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Will Mali's high-stakes elections be peaceful?

Malians set to pick their president in a vote against a backdrop of fragile security and calls for economic improvement.

Mali elections 2018: Why presidential vote matters

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17 Malian civilians killed in clashes before presidential vote

Reports say bodies of Fulani civilians were thrown into a well by Dogon hunters after deadly raid on Somena village.

17 Malian civilians killed in clashes before presidential vote

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Insecurity, fraud worries overshadow crucial Mali polls

Experts say fear of attacks by armed groups could force voters to stay away from Sunday's election.

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Mali election: Opposition candidate Soumaila Cisse gains momentum

Cisse came in second to President Keita in 2013, but instability in Mali may provide him the circumstances to win this time around.