Posted 26 сентября 2022,, 07:24

Published 26 сентября 2022,, 07:24

Modified 24 декабря 2022,, 22:38

Updated 24 декабря 2022,, 22:38

Silvio Berlusconi wins Italian Senate elections

Silvio Berlusconi wins Italian Senate elections

26 сентября 2022, 07:24
Silvio Berlusconi (pictured), former prime minister, leader of the Forza Italia party (pictured), who ran in Monza, wins the election in his single-member constituency in the Senate elections with 49.5% of the vote.

According to ANSA, Berlusconi's closest rival is more than 20% behind him.

The centre-right coalition is gaining 44%, leading the elections. The centre-left coalition has 26.7%. Forward Italy (part of the centre-right coalition) gains over 8%, ranking fourth among the parties.

The voter turnout was 63.95%. This is 9% less than in the voting in 2018.