The socialists won the elections in Spain
The Spanish socialist workers party (PSOE) led by Pedro Sanchez won the early parliamentary elections in the country and try to form a government.
by results of processing of 99, 9% of the ballots, the socialists get 123 seats out of 350 in the Congress of deputies. It is a success For the PSOE in the previous Parliament, she was only 85 seats.
in 2nd place - Right people's party with 66 seats. The third - centrist party "Citizens" (57 seats).
The leftist coalition Unidas Podemos were able to get the 42 spaces in the lower house. For the first time in the Congress of deputies passed the extreme-Right party VOX, which will have 24 MP.
The remaining seats are distributed between the nationalist parties representing the different Autonomous fraternity." Republican left of Catalonia "has received on elections of the fifteen mandates, Right -" Together for Catalonia " - 7. These parties advocate the independence of the Autonomous brotherhood from Spain. Right Basque nationalist party - six. The left Basque Bildu, which proclaims as its aim the independence of the Basque Country, four. Two seats got Suma Navarra (Autonomous brotherhood of Navarra) and " Canarian coalition ". One - Valencia Comprom? S and Regional party of Cantabria.
The leader of the PSOE has said he is willing to conduct dialogues with the political forces that are in effect at the time of the Constitution.
The leader of the coalition Unidas Podemos, Pablo Iglesias, on its part, said that he is ready to conduct dialogues with Sanchez on the formation of a coalition government." it is supposed to work much. It will be necessary to hold meetings and to prepare the government program in order to have a coalition government of the left " - he said, speaking to his supporters.
The leader of the popular party, Pablo Casado, the first time to lead the party in national elections, paid homage to Sanchez on the victory. Speaking to his supporters in Madrid, he said that the party " will remain the leader of the opposition."
The result of the people's party - the worst in its history. In the previous Parliament, this political movement was 137 deputies.
The leader of the centrist party "Citizens" albert Rivera called "the bad news is that the PSOE and Podemos will form the government," and declared his party the leader of the opposition - the " hope of Spain."
The leader of the extreme-right party VOX Santiago Abascal said that the results obtained in the elections the result is " only the beginning "." VOX is here to stay, " he said, speaking to supporters.
so, Sanchez will have dialogues with minor nationalist parties, which were held in Parliament in order to enlist the support of another eleven deputies. For the statement of the Prime Minister he ought, 176 votes, the PSOE and Podemos Together only 165. For the statement in the 2nd round of voting a simple majority.
The turnout was very high - almost 76%.