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Reuters puts the count at 49.2 for the PSUV vs 42.7 for the MUD, the opposition party.

Venezuela Analysis reports an air of calm today, in contrast to the April elections which were much more tense. As I wrote in my last diary about Venezuela, their was a wave of violence directed at government supporters and community health clinics after Maduro's narrow victory.

MUD did retain the mayoralty of Caracas, Venezula's capital.

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