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Trump’s claims of stolen election have some recent precedents — in Gambia and Guyana

By Danielle Paquette and Anthony Faiola  DAKAR, Senegal — First the president expressed shock. Then he refused to accept the results of the election. It was late 2016, and Gambia’s ruler of 22 years — Yahya Jammeh — triggered global outrage when he rejected an unexpected loss to his political rival. “I lament serious and unacceptable abnormalities which have reportedly transpired …

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Gambian: Ekweremadu against Military action

Deputy President of the Senate, Ike Ekweremadu, has warned against military action in the Gambia following that country’s presidential election, saying such action could threaten the security of the entire sub-region.

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