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Subject: Having democracy more than once Date: 10/2/2012 4:45 PM
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Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili today conceded defeat in Monday’s parliamentary elections, ending his party’s 9-year monopoly on power. But his party's loss marks a step forward for democracy in the country, completing a transfer of power through the ballot box that is rare for post-Soviet states.

...“There are very deep differences between us [UNM and Georgian Dream] and we believe that their views are extremely wrong, but democracy works in a way that Georgian people make decisions by majority,” the president said.

http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Europe/2012/1002/Saakashvili-...
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