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Chile leftist Boric widens leads in polarized presidential election

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By Anthony Esposito and Natalia A. Ramos Miranda SANTIAGO (Reuters) -Chilean leftist candidate Gabriel Boric is leading the country’s presidential runoff with 54.72% of the vote, and appeared to be widening his lead over far-right rival Jose Antonio Kast at 45.28%, results showed on Sunday with half of ballots tallied. Chileans headed to the polls on Sunday to vote in the Andean nation’s most divisive presidential election in decades, with the two candidates offering starkly different visions from pensions and privatization to human rights. Voters are choosing between Gabriel Boric https://www…

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