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The International Criminal Court has granted prosecutors' request to keep former president Gbagbo in custody following a fresh appeal. On Tuesday he and his right-hand man Charles Blé Goudé were acquitted by the court of crimes against humanity.

Colombians divided before heading to polls

Colombians divided before heading to polls
 
Colombia's outgoing President Juan Manual Santos Reuters / Jaime Saldarriaga

Thirty-six million Colombians who are eligible to vote will head to the ballot box on Sunday to elect their next president. hese are the first presidential elections since the historic peace deal with the FARC. With the future of the peace deal at stake, it is one of the most pivotal elections in Colombia's history. Fittingly, it has divided the electorate more than any other election in decades, as centre-ground candidates are pushed aside. Emily Wright has this report from the capital Bogotá.


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