Dodon to face Sandu in second round runoff


Igor Dodon of the left-wing and pro-Russian Party of Socialists of the Republic of Moldova (PSRM) will face Maia Sandu of the centre-right and pro-European Action and Solidarity Party (PAS) in a second round runoff following yesterday’s presidential election.

Dodon took 48.26% of the vote with Sandu on 38.42% whilst none of the other seven candidates took more than seven percent of the vote with a turnout of just 48.96%. The runoff will take place on 13th November.

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