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Finishing Line in Sight in Bangladesh?

Both the Bangladesh Nationalist Party and the Awami League need to participate in the elections scheduled for next month, for the process to be credible. The elections are likely to be the fairest ever, but the BNP and its alliance partners have threatened a boycott and if that happens there is likely to be a question mark over the outcome. The intentions of the army are also not clear and there is the possibility of the military retaining significant de facto powers after the polls.

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and the need to participate in the elections scheduled for next month, for the process to be credible. The elections are likely to be the fairest ever, but t

have threatened a boycott and if that happens there is likely to be a question mark over the outcome.

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