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Philippines Presidential election 2022: Voting underway to elect new president

Times Now | 09/05/2022 08:19 AM | Click to read full article

Voting was underway in the Philippines Monday to elect a new president, with the son of former dictator Ferdinand Marcos the favourite to win the high-stakes race and restore his family to the pinnacle of power.

Only Marcos Jr and his rival Leni Robredo, the incumbent vice president, are seen as having a chance of winning.