Ersin Tatar of the UBP party has been elected as the new Turkish Cypriot leader in the north of Cyprus. Tatar competed with now former leader Mustafa Akıncı for the position and beat Akıncı with 67385 votes (Tatar) to 62858 (Akıncı) votes.
According to news sources from the north of Cyprus, Turkish Cypriots have elected Ersin Tatar as their new leader. The vote differential between the two candidates based on percentages was %51,74 to Tatar and %48,26 to Akıncı.
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