President Nicolas Maduro's Socialists defeated in Venezuelan elections
December 7 , 2015
The Venezuelan opposition has won a majority of seats in the National Assembly of the country. As per media reports, with this the opposition, which has won 99 seats in the incoming 167-seat legislature, has ended 17 years of dominance of President Nicolas Maduro’s Socialists. President Nicolas Maduro has accepted defeat. The Socialists gained just 46 seats, while 22 are yet to be declared.