Venezuela: Nicolas Maduro claimed victory C50, 66% vs. 49.06% for the opposition Enrique Kapriles.
Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro announced his victory in the election race for the successor of the deceased leader Hugo Chavez said Tuesday.
"Today we can say that we celebrated a triumph fair election," said Maduro, after it became clear he had won 50.66 percent of the vote against 49.06 percent for the opposition candidate Enrique Kapriles.
Voter komisiyaa said the election results were "irreversible" and urged Venezuelans to respect them, but Kapriles refused to accept the results
We do not recognize the outcome before each newsletter Venezuelans to be counted one by one. Loser today you and I say it firmly.
This battle is not over, we will demand the truth be established, "said opposition candidate to declare a winner, waving a document which lists 3,200 incidents identified during the electoral process.