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Bahrainis cast their ballots

Voters in Bahrain took part in Bahrain’s first parliamentary elections since a failed pro-democracy uprising in 2011, with the opposition boycotting the polls.

Bahrainis cast their ballots
Bahraini Sunni men wait to cast their vote outside a polling station in the city of Rifaa, south of the capital Manama, on November 22, 2014, as the Gulf kingdom holds municipal and legislative elections. Voting began in Bahrain's first legislative elections since a failed pro-democracy uprising in 2011, with the opposition boycotting the polls. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bahrainis cast their ballots
Bahraini Sunni women wait to cast their vote outside a polling station in the city of Rifaa, south of the capital Manama, on November 22, 2014, as the Gulf kingdom holds municipal and legislative elections. Voting began in Bahrain's first legislative elections since a failed pro-democracy uprising in 2011, with the opposition boycotting the polls. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bahrainis cast their ballots
A Bahraini Sunni man prepares to cast his vote at a polling station in the city of Rifaa, south of the capital Manama, on November 22, 2014, as the Gulf kingdom holds municipal and legislative elections. Voting began in Bahrain's first legislative elections since a failed pro-democracy uprising in 2011, with the opposition boycotting the polls. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bahrainis cast their ballots
A Bahraini Sunni woman casts her vote at a polling station in the city of Rifaa, south of the capital Manama, on November 22, 2014, as the Gulf kingdom holds municipal and legislative elections. Voting began in Bahrain's first legislative elections since a failed pro-democracy uprising in 2011, with the opposition boycotting the polls. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bahrainis cast their ballots
A Bahraini Sunni woman prepares to cast her vote at a polling station in the city of Rifaa, south of the capital Manama, on November 22, 2014, as the Gulf kingdom holds municipal and legislative elections. Voting began in Bahrain's first legislative elections since a failed pro-democracy uprising in 2011, with the opposition boycotting the polls. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bahrainis cast their ballots
Bahraini election officials wait at a deserted polling station in the Shiite village of Jidhafs, west of the capital Manama, on November 22, 2014, as the Gulf kingdom holds municipal and legislative elections. Voting began in Bahrain's first legislative elections since a failed pro-democracy uprising in 2011, with the opposition boycotting the polls. (AFP/Getty Images)
Bahrainis cast their ballots
Bahraini Sunni men wait to cast their vote outside a polling station in the city of Rifaa, south of the capital Manama, on November 22, 2014, as the Gulf kingdom holds municipal and legislative elections. Voting began in Bahrain's first legislative elections since a failed pro-democracy uprising in 2011, with the opposition boycotting the polls. (AFP/Getty Images)