Maduro Wins Venezuela’s Re-election To Another Six Year Term
WuanjrotBray,- Nicolas Maduro has been re-elected President of Venezuela to another six year term. His victory was marred by allegations of vote-rigging and low turnout. Early reports put voter turnout at 43%. Some polling stations were mostly empty throughout the day.
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The opposition had boycotted the election calling it a sham. The main opposition candidate rejected the result. Government officials said the election was “free and fair”. Maduro now faces the challenge of reuniting a divided country in an economic crisis.