Maia Sandu wins Moldovan presidential election

Maia Sandu speaking to media in Chisinau © EPA-EFE/STRINGER. Sketched by the Pan Pacific Agency.

CHISINAU, Nov 16, 2020, TASS. Maia Sandu has won Moldova’s presidential election with 57.75% of the vote, while Igor Dodon gained 42.25% with 100% of ballots counted, according to the country’s Central Election Commission, TASS reported.

According to data published on the commission’s website, voter turnout was 52.78%.

Moldova held the second round of its presidential election on Sunday. The run-off pit leader of the pro-EU Party of Action and Solidarity Maia Sandu against incumbent President Igor Dodon.

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