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Brazil election: Lula wins vote but runoff with Bolsonaro looms

Guardian, 03 Oct 2022
Brazil’s acrimonious presidential race will go to a second round after the former president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva failed to secure the overall majority he needed to avoid a runoff with the far-right incumbent Jair Bolsonaro.
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With more than 99.5% of votes counted, the leftist veteran had secured 48.3% of the vote, not enough to avoid a showdown on 30 October with his rightwing rival. Bolsonaro, who significantly outperformed pollsters’ predictions and will be buoyed by the result, received 43.3%

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‘We want no more hatred’: leftwing ex-president Lula on verge of comeback in Brazil ► https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/oct/02/we-want-no-more-hatred-leftwing-ex-president-lula-on-verge-of-comeback-in-brazil

Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva: the former shoe-shine boy hoping to reclaim Brazil’s presidency ► https://www.theguardian.com/world/2022/oct/02/luiz-inacio-lula-da-silva-the-former-shoe-shine-boy-hoping-to-reclaim-brazils-presidency

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