Gabonese doctor with 'daming report' on poll unrest arrested

Smoke rises from a barricade as Gabonese police officers patrol from a pick up in Libreville on September 2, 2016Violence erupted in Gabon after President Ali Bongo was declared the winner with a wafer-thin majority in the August 27 vote. Defeated presidential candidate Jean Ping filed a legal challenge but the country’s top court dismissed opposition claims of vote fraud and upheld Bongo’s win.

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