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Lima's first female mayor survives recall election

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Exit polls show the first female mayor of Peru's capital, Lima, kept her position after surviving a recall on Sunday, the Associated Press reports.
An exit poll showed that 52.6 percent of voters want mayor, Susana Villaran, to keep her position, defeating traditional power brokers, Terra News reports.
Villaran has tried to fix Lima's corrupt transit system, as well a other corrupt institutions, the Associated Press reports.
Official results will not be known until Monday because every city council position was up for recall, the Associated Press reports.

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