Defeated Venezuelan presidential candidate Henrique Capriles has demanded a recount of votes, rejecting the election of Hugo Chavez’s successor as “illegitimate”.
Mr Capriles, who lost by a very narrow margin, said there were more than 300,000 incidents from Sunday’s poll that needed to be examined.
Socialist Nicolas Maduro has called for the results to be respected.
The election was called after Mr Chavez’s death from cancer on 5 March.
Mr Maduro, a former [...]