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Stashing cash, Peru’s urban elite panics as a socialist looks set to clinch presidency

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By Marcelo Rochabrun LIMA (Reuters) – In Peruvian capital Lima, fear is spreading among the city’s small but powerful urban elite about the likely election win of a little-known socialist teacher. Pedro Castillo is poised to be named president ahead of conservative rival Keiko Fujimori. With almost all votes tallied, Castillo’s lead over Fujimori is narrow but looks to be enough, though the final result could take days or even weeks as legal challenges play out. Durin…

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