Nicolas Maduro wins presidential elections in Venezuela
Acting Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is leading in the presidential election. The figures were released by the National electoral Council after the counting for 92.5% of the ballots.
For Mr Maduro voted more than 5.8 million (67.7 per cent). Behind him, from 1.8 million (21.1 per cent) of the votes goes ENRI Falcon from the party of the “Progressive vanguard”. The turnout was 46.1 per cent.
Previously, Mr. Falcon stated that he did not recognize the election results. “This process is not legitimate. We categorically refuse to recognize this electoral process, and I take responsibility for those words,” he said.