Sunday, Jun 13, 2021
Focus on the big picture

Castillo assumes 'victory' in Peru election, rival Fujimori wants votes annulled

FRANCE24, 10 Jun 2021
Leftist Pedro #Castillo has cast himself as the winner of #Peru's #presidential vote, even though #election authorities on Wednesday have yet to declare a winner in his race against right-wing populist rival Keiko #Fujimori, who claims half a million votes are still in play. With 99 percent of votes cast in Sunday's presidential poll counted, rural school teacher and union leader Castillo retained a tiny lead of 50.2 percent over Fujimori's 49.7 percent. FRANCE 24's Thomas Nicolon says.

Subscribe to France 24 now:
http://f24.my/youtubeEN

FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7
http://f24.my/YTliveEN

Visit our website:
http://www.france24.com

Subscribe to our YouTube channel:
http://f24.my/youtubeEN

Like us on Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.English

Follow us on Twitter:
https://twitter.com/France24_en
Related Articles