Madagascar Chooses New President in Run-Off

Election results are slowing coming in as both candidates claim victory in run-off polls, according to media reports.

Hery Martial Rokotoarimanana Rajaonarimampianina, right, and Richard Jean-Louis Robinson, the two candidates in the second round of the presidential elections. Both candidates have promised to work on national reconciliation if elected.

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