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03/13/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Deadly Political Violence Overwhelms Madagascar

Hospitals and mortuaries are being "overwhelmed" while both rivals at the centre of Madagascar's political storm continue to blame each other for the violence that has now left some 130 people dead.

In the latest clashes heavily armed security forces opened fire on anti-government demonstrators marching on the presidential palace on Saturday 7 February.

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