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Spain: VOX party leader Abascal casts vote in general election01:51

Spain: VOX party leader Abascal casts vote in general election

Spain, Madrid
April 28, 2019 at 11:07 GMT -00:00 · Published

Leader of the far-right VOX party Santiago Abascal cast his vote in the Spanish general election, at a Madrid polling station on Sunday.

"Today we'll live through an election that will be historic for Spain. Millions of Spanish people will vote with hope. They will do so without fear of anything or anyone," said Abascal.

"The most important thing is that from 8 PM onwards, when the ballots are opened and all votes are counted, that all parties respect the result, defend democracy, defend the nation and coexistence between the Spaniards," he added.

The general election is the third such vote in four years.

Spain: VOX party leader Abascal casts vote in general election01:51
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Leader of the far-right VOX party Santiago Abascal cast his vote in the Spanish general election, at a Madrid polling station on Sunday.

"Today we'll live through an election that will be historic for Spain. Millions of Spanish people will vote with hope. They will do so without fear of anything or anyone," said Abascal.

"The most important thing is that from 8 PM onwards, when the ballots are opened and all votes are counted, that all parties respect the result, defend democracy, defend the nation and coexistence between the Spaniards," he added.

The general election is the third such vote in four years.

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