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URGENT ¥¥¥ Zimbabweans approve new constitution: official results

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Almost 95 percent of Zimbabweans voted in favour of a new constitution that would trim President Robert Mugabe's powers and pave the way for new elections, results showed Tuesday.

Tallies released by the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission reported 3,079,966 voters were in favour of the new constitution and 179,489 were against.

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