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Pinera victory could complicate Chile’s diplomacy

AJ Contributor

SANTIAGO, Chile — Billionaire and now President-elect Sebastian Pinera invoked the calls to service of John F. Kennedy and Barack Obama as he challenged Chileans to come together to improve their country.

The conservative businessman, who won Sunday’s election by a 52 percent to 48 percent margin over former President Eduardo Frei, vowed to appoint the “best, most prepared, most honest and most dedicated” people to help transform Chile “into the best country in the world.”

Full story – Pinera victory could complicate Chile’s diplomacy – Associated Press via  Washington Times.