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Ecuador's Arauz claims victory in Sunday's presidential election

· 02/07/2021 18:02
Ecuador's Arauz claims victory in Sunday's presidential election

- Ecuadorean presidential candidate Andres Arauz said on Sunday he had won the day's presidential election, beating his nearest rival Guillermo Lasso by a two-to-one margin. He did not say whether he had enough votes to avoid a runoff.


(Reporting by Alexandra Valencia, writing by Brian Ellsworth)

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