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Bolivia to hold new general elections after audit found irregularities with last month's vote


(CNN)Bolivia will hold new general elections after an international audit found last month's election results could not be validated due to "serious irregularities," President Evo Morales said Sunday.

Morales did not cite the report published by the Organization of American States (OAS), but announced the current members of Bolivia's electoral council would be replaced. Morales, the country's longtime socialist leader, did not name a date for the new elections.

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