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Ivorian and Russian Bloggers Make Light of the Electoral Fiasco for the Presidency of the French Conservative Party

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Ivorians should abstain from bombing the Head Quarters of the UMP (The main Conservative Party) in France and help them move forward with the recount.

Notre Vision in Côte d'Ivoire draws a humourous parallel [1] [fr] between the fiasco during the latest election [2] [fr] to select the new leader of the UMP party [3] in France and the post-electoral crisis in Côte d'Ivoire [4] in 2010-11. La Voix de Russie in Russia cheekily observes that France might need some election observers from China or Russia [5] [fr] to make sure there are no fraud during the next electoral process.