Pinera takes lead in Chilean presidential election: partial results

20 November 2017

Former Chilean President Sebastian Pinera is leading the country's presidential election with 53.05 percent of the votes, the Electoral Service of Chile announced yesterday. Some 14 million Chileans voted for a successor to incumbent President Michelle Bachelet. They also voted for representatives for the Chamber of Deputies and part of the Senate at the same time. The final election result will be announced today.