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Elections Prompt Protests in Former Soviet State

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Elections Prompt Protests in Former Soviet State

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Elections Prompt Protests in Former Soviet State

Elections Prompt Protests in Former Soviet State

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The results of recent parliamentary elections have inspired a series of violent protests in the ex-Soviet Republic of Kyrgyzstan. NPR's Michele Norris talks to Michael Steen, a senior correspondent in Central Asia for Reuters.