Spain’s PSOE re-elect Pedro Sanchez as party leader

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SPAIN’S opposition Socialist Workers’ Party (PSOE) have re-elected Pedro Sanchez Perez-Castejon as secretary general.

Sanchez, who resigned as party leader in autumn 2016, was re-elected after receiving the support of 50.01% of votes after 97 percent of papers of Sunday’s vote had been counted.

Susana Diaz, president of the autonomous community of Andalucia received 40.14 % of the votes, while Patxi Lopez was only supported by 9.85% of the party’s voters.

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PSOE  is the oldest political party in Spain, founded in 1879. It was the ruling party in democratic Spain between 1982 and 1996, and between 2004 and 2011.

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