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Venezuela’s Capriles Wins Primary With More Than 60% of Votes

February 13, 2012

Feb. 12 (Bloomberg) -- Venezuela’s Henrique Capriles Radonski won opposition primaries today with more than 60 percent of the vote, Teresa Albanes, head of the primary electoral council said today on Globovision.

Albanes said that 2.8 million people voted in the country’s first primary election with 95 percent of the votes counted.

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