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Liberian Supreme Court Halts Second Round Vote Amid Fraud Claims

Regional leaders fly into Monrovia to help broker a solution to the political impasse. President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is accused of meddling by her own party.

Perhaps you thought this year's Liberian elections would go smoothly. You were wrong. The process is now on hold until further notice as the tenor of the verbal sniping rises to new levels of nastiness.

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Jammeh's Departure Isn't a True Victory for Gambians and ECOWAS Without Justice

An op-ed on how Yahya Jammeh's departure shows ECOWAS' urgent need to take a stance of justice for future crises in West Africa.