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  • Presidential candidate Nicos Anastasiades votes with his grandson Andis in the presidential election in the southern port city of Limassol, Cyprus, on Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013. (AP Photo/Petros Karadjias)

    Conservative candidate wins Cyprus election

    Conservative candidate Nicos Anastasiades won Cyprus' presidential runoff election Sunday by one of the widest margins in 30 years and will quickly have to face the formidable task of preventing the country from suffering a financial meltdown.

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  • he noted that “We would either choose the catastrophic scenario of disorderly bankruptcy or the scenario of a painful but controlled management of the crisis.” The danger here, of course, is that if all citizens are summarily required to forfeit 10 percent of their hard-earned

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  • Sunday's vote was "a clear and strong mandate for change and reforms to lift our country out of the vicious circle of crisis," Anastasiades spokesman Tasos Mitsopoulos said after exit polls showed he would be a clear winner.

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