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TRNC Presidential Election going to a 2nd Round

TRNC Presidential Election

going to a 2nd Round

 

The TRNC Presidential election has been held today, Sunday 19th April 2015. Voting ended at 18:00pm. Census of 661 ballot boxes out of 693 throughout the TRNC has been completed. According to the indefinite results, none of the candidates received enough votes to be elected as the President at the first round therefore Dr. Derviş Eroğlu and Mustafa Akıncı will compete for the Presidency at the second round.

 

The second round elections will be held on Sunday 26th April 2015.

Distribution of votes at 661 ballot boxes which have been opened is as the following:

Mustafa Onurer (Cyprus Socialist Party): % 0.39

Dr. Sibel Siber (CTP-BG): % 22.51

Kudret Özersay (Independent): % 21.23

Dr. Derviş Eroğlu (Independent): % 28.38

Mustafa Ulaş (Independent): % 0.24

Mustafa Akıncı (Independent): % 26.76

Arif Salih Kırdağ (Independent): % 0.49

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