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Protest against Fiji leader in Australia

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SYDNEY - Fiji coup leader Voreqe Bainimarama's campaign rally in Sydney was met by a protest Saturday, as the military strongman prepares for the Pacific state's first election in eight years. 

Fiji's military leader Voreqe Bainimarama speaks at a press conference in Suva on December 7, 2006

Bainimarama is leading his FijiFirst Party in polls set for September 17, the first to be held since he overthrew the government in a bloodless military coup in 2006.

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