Left-wing candidate Michelle Bachelet has been elected Chilean president for a second time by a wide margin.

Ex-president Michelle Bachelet wins Chile poll run-off

With almost all the votes counted, Ms Bachelet had 62% against 38% for Evelyn Matthei, a former minister from the governing centre-right coalition.

Ms Bachelet first served from 2006 to 2010, but under Chile’s constitution she could not stand for a second consecutive term

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