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Lula da Silva leads over Bolsonaro after 89% of votes counted in first round (Update 7)

With 89% of the vote counted nationwide, socialist Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (PT, left) leads the first round of the presidential elections with 47% over conservative Jair Bolsonaro (PL, right) with 44.5%.

In the critical southeast region, Bolsonaro leads in the states of São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, and Espirito Santo and is tied in Minas Gerais.

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