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Tuesday, 26 January 2010 15:05 AFP
An election worker, accompanied by police officers, carries a box full of ballots for distribution in Colombo on Monday. Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa vowed that the country’s first post-civil war national election would be conducted peacefully and fairly as he squares off against his former army chief, Sarath Fonseka, in an increasingly acrimonious campaign.