Subject:New UFP President Elected

VULCAN - After a delay of two days due to a possible miscount, the final results for the election of the President of the United Federation of Planets have finally been published.

Two contestants dominated the field not only during the campaign, but also during the election itself with nary of the other contestants winning more than 2% of the votes.

With a difference of 1,035,864 votes and 47,3% of all votes, Bejal Azar was elected the new President of the United Federation of Planets with former President Jessica Jameson being a very close second.

More detailed information follows in the election special right afterwards, followed by a live discussion of renowned political experts about the election and possible meanings and consequences for the Federation, but also for the current conflict between Klingon Empire and the occupied Bajoran Republic.

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