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Czech Election: President Zeman wins first round voting

Milos Zeman has won the first round of the Czech presidential election. With ballots in nearly all polling stations counted, he led with 38.8 percent of the vote, followed by the main opposition candidate Jiri Drahos with 26.5 percent. But Zeman failed to secure an outright majority. The outspoken critic of the EU refugee policy will now head to a run-off vote,, in what's being seen as a referendum on his anti-immigration rhetoric. Ben Said reports.

Czech Republic votes in the run-off elections

Czech Republic votes in the run-off elections

Russia Votes: Exit polls show Putin easily retained power

Russia Votes: Exit polls show Putin easily retained power

Brazil's Lula da Silva convicted, Dilma Rousseff exclusive interview and seven years of Tahrir

Brazil's Lula da Silva convicted, Dilma Rousseff exclusive interview and seven years of Tahrir

Brazil Election: Bolsonaro wins first round of presidential poll

Brazil Election: Bolsonaro wins first round of presidential poll

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Who will win the global chip war?

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Will the Iran crackdown ever be investigated?

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Can a state of emergency solve Honduras' gang violence?

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How far will China's COVID-19 protests go?

Can a ceasefire bring peace to DRC?

Can a ceasefire bring peace to DRC?

Scotland Independence Referendum | France's Church Abuse Scandal

Scotland Independence Referendum | France's Church Abuse Scandal

Why is the Myanmar junta releasing prisoners now?

Why is the Myanmar junta releasing prisoners now?

How far can North Korea go?

How far can North Korea go?

Who will be Malaysia's next PM after an inconclusive election?

Who will be Malaysia's next PM after an inconclusive election?

Could Trump be US president for a second time?

Could Trump be US president for a second time?

Will Iran's death sentences affect the anti-government protests?

Will Iran's death sentences affect the anti-government protests?

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