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Posted by on Jun 2, 2016 in Haiti News & History

What’s the Latest on the Election? Start Over.


PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — A special verification commission on Monday recommended throwing out the disputed results of Haiti’s first-round presidential election because it appeared to be tainted by fraud.

Commission President Pierre Francois Benoit said there were far too many “zombie votes” and other problems in the Oct. 25 presidential balloting to be considered legitimate. He said some tally sheets from polling stations had fingerprints that appeared to be from a single person.

“We recommend that the presidential election be done over,” Benoit said… Read Full Article

(This article was taken from the AP’s website. © 2016 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)