Demonstrating youths, security forces clash in Lome

Lome- Togo (PANA) -- Demonstrating youths seeking an extension of the review of polling registers beyond Tuesday's deadline, clashed here Wednesday with security forces.
The review was organised in view of Togo's presidential election coming up 24 April.
The demonstrators mounted barricades in the opposition stronghold of Be in southeastern Lome, burning tyres and disrupting traffic downtown.

06 april 2005 13:39:00

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