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Supporters of Kenya's opposition Coalition for Reforms and Democracy (CORD) run away after riot police lobbed teargas canisters to disperse them during a protest at the premises hosting the headquarters of Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to demand the disbandment of the electoral body ahead of next year's election in Nairobi, Kenya, May 23, 2016. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

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NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenyan police fired teargas to disperse opposition supporters at the end of a rally in the Kenyan capital, a Reuters witness said.

It was not immediately clear what prompted the action as the rally had been given approval to proceed.

(Reporting by George Obulutsa; Editing by Angus MacSwan)

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