RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The Colombian candidate beat Argentine Christian Asinelli in the vote for executive president of the Development Bank of Latin America (CAF), the second largest in the region, for the 2021-2026 term.
The vote ended 17 to 0 (with two votes, Venezuela abstained) as a result of the agreement reached by the candidates.
The election was held in a private semi-presential meeting at the National Palace in Mexico City, seat of the Mexican government and residence of President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, months after the resignation of Peruvian Luis Carranza.
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