Leftist Castillo edges ahead in Peru vote count as rival alleges fraud

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    Far-left trade unionist Pedro #Castillo took a narrow lead on Monday in #Peru’s presidential run-off election against right-wing populist Keiko #Fujimori, who alleged #fraud in the vote count. Fujimori raised allegations of “irregularities” and “signs of fraud” at a press conference on Monday evening, claiming she had evidence of “a clear intention to boycott the popular will” in the election.

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