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Nationalists Victorious in Turkish Cypriot Vote
Turkish Cypriots denied in Sunday’s parliamentary elections sufficient majority to any political party to establish a one-party government. While the majority party of the ruling coalition, the National Unity Party (UBP) came first with 35.44 percent of the vote, junior coalition partner Democrat Party (DP) received a humiliating defeat with only 7.8 percent of the vote.