Gambia Welcomes New President After Decades of Dictatorship
Gambia Welcomes New President After Decades of Dictatorship

THE GAMBIA. Banjul. January 23, 2017. ECOWAS (Economic Community of Western Africa States) troops stand watch at a market on January 23, 2017 in Banjul, The Gambia. ECOWAS is in Gambia to ensure a safe transition of power after authoritarian ruler Yahya Jammeh left the country two days prior, admitting defeated to the current president, Adama Barrow.

 THE GAMBIA. Banjul. January 22, 2017. A ferry carrying people who fled Gambia arrives in Banjul a day after authoritarian ex-president Yahya Jemmeh left the country, on January 22, 2017 in Banjul, The Gambia. Jammeh was defeated by the current president, Adama Barrow, ending his 22 year rule.

THE GAMBIA. Banjul. January 22, 2017. A ferry carrying people who fled Gambia arrives in Banjul a day after authoritarian ex-president Yahya Jemmeh left the country, on January 22, 2017 in Banjul, The Gambia. Jammeh was defeated by the current president, Adama Barrow, ending his 22 year rule.

 THE GAMBIA. Banjul. January 23, 2017. Ulhaji Sesay, 14, his sister, Fatemahta, 6, and brother, Jibril, 12, wait for their mother outside the Banjul Ferry Terminal after returning home on January 23, 2017 in Banjul, The Gambia. The family had not been to school in one month since fleeing the country.

THE GAMBIA. Banjul. January 23, 2017. Ulhaji Sesay, 14, his sister, Fatemahta, 6, and brother, Jibril, 12, wait for their mother outside the Banjul Ferry Terminal after returning home on January 23, 2017 in Banjul, The Gambia. The family had not been to school in one month since fleeing the country.

 THE GAMBIA. Serekunda. January 24, 2017. A group of young men race each other on the beach on January 24, 2017 in Serekunda, The Gambia. Many popular travel destinations still remain empty after an exodus of tourists during a period of political instability.

THE GAMBIA. Serekunda. January 24, 2017. A group of young men race each other on the beach on January 24, 2017 in Serekunda, The Gambia. Many popular travel destinations still remain empty after an exodus of tourists during a period of political instability.

 THE GAMBIA. Serekunda. January 24, 2017. Beach chairs at the Paradise Beach Bar remain empty on January 24, 2017 in Serekunda, The Gambia. Many popular travel destinations still remain empty after an exodus of tourists during a period of political instability.

THE GAMBIA. Serekunda. January 24, 2017. Beach chairs at the Paradise Beach Bar remain empty on January 24, 2017 in Serekunda, The Gambia. Many popular travel destinations still remain empty after an exodus of tourists during a period of political instability.

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BANJUL, THE GAMBIA - JANUARY 22: Volunteers wait to help families find transportation after returning home to Gambia, a day after authoritarian ex-president Yahya Jemmeh left the country, on January 22, 2017 in Banjul, The Gambia. Jammeh was defeated by the current president, Adama Barrow, ending his 22 year rule.

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BANJUL, THE GAMBIA - JANUARY 23: People cheer as ECOWAS (Economic Community of Western Africa States) troops from Senegal gather outside the Gambian statehouse on January 23, 2017 in Banjul, The Gambia. ECOWAS is in Gambia to ensure a safe transition of power after authoritarian ruler Yahya Jammeh left the country two days prior, admitting defeated to the current president, Adama Barrow.

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BANJUL, THE GAMBIA - JANUARY 22: Families who fled the country wait to board buses after returning home a day after authoritarian ex-president Yahya Jemmeh left the country, on January 22, 2017 in Banjul, The Gambia. Jammeh was defeated by the current president, Adama Barrow, ending his 22 year rule.

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Gambia Welcomes New President After Decades of Dictatorship
 THE GAMBIA. Banjul. January 22, 2017. A ferry carrying people who fled Gambia arrives in Banjul a day after authoritarian ex-president Yahya Jemmeh left the country, on January 22, 2017 in Banjul, The Gambia. Jammeh was defeated by the current president, Adama Barrow, ending his 22 year rule.
 THE GAMBIA. Banjul. January 23, 2017. Ulhaji Sesay, 14, his sister, Fatemahta, 6, and brother, Jibril, 12, wait for their mother outside the Banjul Ferry Terminal after returning home on January 23, 2017 in Banjul, The Gambia. The family had not been to school in one month since fleeing the country.
 THE GAMBIA. Serekunda. January 24, 2017. A group of young men race each other on the beach on January 24, 2017 in Serekunda, The Gambia. Many popular travel destinations still remain empty after an exodus of tourists during a period of political instability.
 THE GAMBIA. Serekunda. January 24, 2017. Beach chairs at the Paradise Beach Bar remain empty on January 24, 2017 in Serekunda, The Gambia. Many popular travel destinations still remain empty after an exodus of tourists during a period of political instability.
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Gambia Welcomes New President After Decades of Dictatorship

THE GAMBIA. Banjul. January 23, 2017. ECOWAS (Economic Community of Western Africa States) troops stand watch at a market on January 23, 2017 in Banjul, The Gambia. ECOWAS is in Gambia to ensure a safe transition of power after authoritarian ruler Yahya Jammeh left the country two days prior, admitting defeated to the current president, Adama Barrow.

THE GAMBIA. Banjul. January 22, 2017. A ferry carrying people who fled Gambia arrives in Banjul a day after authoritarian ex-president Yahya Jemmeh left the country, on January 22, 2017 in Banjul, The Gambia. Jammeh was defeated by the current president, Adama Barrow, ending his 22 year rule.

THE GAMBIA. Banjul. January 23, 2017. Ulhaji Sesay, 14, his sister, Fatemahta, 6, and brother, Jibril, 12, wait for their mother outside the Banjul Ferry Terminal after returning home on January 23, 2017 in Banjul, The Gambia. The family had not been to school in one month since fleeing the country.

THE GAMBIA. Serekunda. January 24, 2017. A group of young men race each other on the beach on January 24, 2017 in Serekunda, The Gambia. Many popular travel destinations still remain empty after an exodus of tourists during a period of political instability.

THE GAMBIA. Serekunda. January 24, 2017. Beach chairs at the Paradise Beach Bar remain empty on January 24, 2017 in Serekunda, The Gambia. Many popular travel destinations still remain empty after an exodus of tourists during a period of political instability.

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BANJUL, THE GAMBIA - JANUARY 22: Volunteers wait to help families find transportation after returning home to Gambia, a day after authoritarian ex-president Yahya Jemmeh left the country, on January 22, 2017 in Banjul, The Gambia. Jammeh was defeated by the current president, Adama Barrow, ending his 22 year rule.

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BANJUL, THE GAMBIA - JANUARY 23: People cheer as ECOWAS (Economic Community of Western Africa States) troops from Senegal gather outside the Gambian statehouse on January 23, 2017 in Banjul, The Gambia. ECOWAS is in Gambia to ensure a safe transition of power after authoritarian ruler Yahya Jammeh left the country two days prior, admitting defeated to the current president, Adama Barrow.

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BANJUL, THE GAMBIA - JANUARY 22: Families who fled the country wait to board buses after returning home a day after authoritarian ex-president Yahya Jemmeh left the country, on January 22, 2017 in Banjul, The Gambia. Jammeh was defeated by the current president, Adama Barrow, ending his 22 year rule.

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