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Botswana (Vol 2, 2005)
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Contents Volume 2, 2005.

Following general elections in 2004, factional strife within the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) continued. Newfound opposition unity passed its first test in by-elections. The deportation of an Australian academic tarnished the country's image as a frontrunner in protecting human rights. A 12% devaluation of …

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Basedau, Matthias, “Botswana (Vol 2, 2005)”, in: Africa Yearbook Online, Edited by: Andreas Mehler, Henning Melber, Klaas van Walraven. Consulted online on 16 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1872-9037_ayb_ayb2005_COM_0044>
First published online: 2008
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004154865, ISSN: 1871-2525



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