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Friends no more in election

  • Nani Afrida

    The Jakarta Post

| Tue, February 28 2012 | 08:00 am

PREMIUM Political competition typically turn friends into rivals; an example evident to many Acehnese in the changing relationship between former governor Irwandi Yusuf and the former commander of the freedom fighters, Muzakir Manaf.

They are competing closely in the election scheduled for April 9, with Muzakir as the running mate of Zaini Abdullah.

Known to many as close friends in the pas...