Source:South Asia News Posted: Thursday, October 2, 2008 Updated: Friday, December 19, 2008
The head of Bangladesh's military-backed government, Fakhruddin Ahmed, announced Thursday, December 18, 2008, as the date of the upcoming elections.
These elections, which had been canceled at the last minute in 2007 (2007-01-12), are expected to be the occasion of a one-off public holiday in Bangladesh.
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