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    Initial results due for Sierra Leone - 13 Aug 07

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    Counting is continuing in Sierra Leone as the country awaits the results of the first presidential elections since UN peacekeepers withdrew two years ago. People turned out in huge numbers on Saturday to have their say in the future of a country that was torn apart by a brutal civil war. Gabi Menezes is in Freetown and sends this report on the progress of the count.