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Corruption allegations highlighted in Papua New Guinea general election

June 25, 2017 7:34 am

Voting is under way in Papua New Guinea in the ninth election since independence.

Prime Minister Peter O’Neil says he believes he will be re-elected, but allegations of corruption, vote buying and poor handling of the economy have dogged him during the campaign.

Al Jazeera’s Andrew Thomas reports from Port Moresby.

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