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Comoros (Vol 13, 2016)
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Contents Volume 13, 2016.

The year was dominated by presidential and gubernatorial elections. In particular, Colonel Azali Assoumani’s return as president after ten years witnessed the comeback of a soldier-politician, former coup leader and architect of Comoros’ existing rotating presidency, or ‘présidence tournante’, system. Under his pred…

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Massey, Simon, “Comoros (Vol 13, 2016)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 28 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2016_COM_0031>
First published online: 2017



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