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Opposition Candidate Takes Early Lead In Maldives Presidential Election

  • Category news
  • Definition HD
  • Resolution 1280 x 720
  • Duration 00:00:34
  • Year 2018
  • Language English

Opposition Candidate Takes Early Lead In Maldives Presidential Election

According to Reuters, opposition candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has taken a 15 percentage point lead over incumbent Abdulla Yameen in the Maldives’ presidential election. Yameen was expected to cement his grip on power, amid criticism over the fairness of the vote on the islands. The provisional results counted in 250 out of 472 vote boxes, showed the opposition leading by a margin of 15.4 percent.

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