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Portugal's President, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, re-elected for his second term Updated: 2021-01-25 10:04:20 KST

Portugal's president has been re-elected for a second term.
According to polls Sunday, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, a former TV commentator won around 60 percent of the votes.
Portuguese presidents largely play a ceremonial role but they can veto or decree states of emergency. a measure de Sousa had to enforce due to COVID-19.
The election was held despite the country being one of the worst-affected virus hotspots in the world.
Voters wore masks and were asked to bring their own pens.

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