3/17/2009

Opposition leader and would-be President of Madagascar Andry Rajoelina entered one of the capital's presidential palaces Tuesday with the apparent support of the army, ratcheting up his campaign to seize power from current President Marc Ravalomanana. Ravalomanana, who swore he would fight to the death to resist turning over authority to the military, instead signaled he would resign from office.

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