The official candidate for the Presidency of Argentina, Sergio Massa, acknowledged this Sunday his defeat within the runoff, which gave victory to his opponent, the chief of La Libertad Avanza (far-right), Javier Milei, who would be the ruler of the nation from subsequent on December 10.
“The outcomes will not be what we anticipated. I’ve contacted Javier Milei to congratulate him and to want him luck as a result of he’s the president that almost all of Argentines elected for the following 4 years,” Massa mentioned earlier than followers gathered on the doorways of the “bunker.” ” official occasion within the Argentine capital.
Massa, who acknowledged his defeat earlier than the primary official information of the provisional scrutiny was recognized, mentioned that he proposed to Milei and the Argentine president, Alberto Fernández, to launch “tomorrow” mechanisms “for liaison and transition of democratic alternative in order that Argentines within the subsequent 19 days should not have doubts or uncertainties concerning the traditional financial, social, political and institutional functioning.”
The minister acknowledged that “beginning tomorrow, the accountability, the duty of offering certainty, of transmitting ensures concerning the political, social and financial functioning of Argentina is the accountability of the brand new president-elect and we hope that he’ll achieve this.”
“Immediately a stage in my political life ends. Absolutely life will deliver me different duties and duties. However know that you’ll at all times depend on me defending the values of labor, public training, nationwide trade and federalism as central values of Argentina “he assured.
Massa expressed his gratitude to those that participated within the group of the election day, to those that supported him with their vote and in lively militancy through the marketing campaign, and to his household.
He highlighted the “transparency” with which the elections have been held and identified that this has been a “very lengthy, tough and even harsh” marketing campaign that “I hope that, after forty years of democracy, Argentina will abandon endlessly.”
“Today as we speak confirms that Argentina has a powerful, strong, clear democratic system that at all times respects the outcomes,” he emphasised.
Likewise, he vindicated his concepts in protection of the position of the State in issues of safety, training and well being, trade and staff, however acknowledged that Argentines “selected one other path.”
Lastly, Massa mentioned that Argentina wants “State coverage agreements, that the academic system, the labor system, the system of human rights ensures, that the system of worldwide relations of Argentina with the world have to be agreements by which the nation undergo the following ten years.
With 94.70% counted, Milei obtained 55.79% assist (13,864,555 votes) and Massa 44.20% (10,983,642 votes). EFE