Armed guards, boarded windows: New York prepares for post-vote protests

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    Nearly 45 percent of eligible voters in New York voted early this year. FRANCE 24 correspondent Jessica Le Masurier in New York describes a mood of fear ahead of the vote. Expectations are the state will remain ‘as blue as ever’, even if the president’s appeal to law and order does have its supporters, including among the police.

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