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JAKARTA buy canada goose jacket cheap (Reuters) The race to become governor of Indonesia capital was heading for buy canada goose jacket a second round between the incumbent Christian and a Muslim former education canada goose replica minister after neither cheap Canada Goose appeared to win a majority in a Wednesday election.
The Jakarta poll has been overshadowed by religious tensions, with Islamist led protests against Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, an ethnic Chinese Christian, and calls for voters to choose a Muslim leader for the city.
Analysts say divisions could linger and even deepen as the vote, which is also being widely seen as a proxy battle for the next presidential election, in 2019, appeared to be heading for a second round, according to unofficial sample vote counts.
Purnama is backed by President Joko Widodo ruling party.
His main rival, former education minister Anies Baswedan, is backed by a retired general, Prabowo Subianto, Canada Goose Parka who is promising a comeback to the Canada Goose Outlet national stage after losing to Canada Goose sale Widodo in the 2014 presidential vote.
would Canada Goose Jackets be tension that will be stored canada goose outlet toronto factory until 2019, because of course all this is not really against Purnama, it against Widodo. Prabowo is coming in now, said Wimar Witoelar, a Jakarta based political analyst.
Purnama had secured 43.08 percent of the votes, just ahead of Followers us Baswedan on 40.14 percent, based on a quick sample count of about 95 percent of the vote by private polling firm SMRC.
The other canada goose coats candidate, Agus Yudhoyono, the son of former canada goose black friday sale President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, was in canada goose outlet store locations third place with 16.78 percent. Other pollsters showed similar results.
A candidate needs to get more than 50 percent of the votes in the first round to win outright.
The earliest a second round will be held is April.
The General Elections Commission is expected to announce official results in around two weeks.
NOT OVER Indonesia has the world largest Muslim population but is officially secular and home to minority Christian, Hindu, Buddhist and other communities.
Governor of Indonesia’s capital Basuki Tjahaja Purnama (L) shows his ballot as he stands beside his Canada Goose Online wife Veronica Tan during an election for Jakarta’s governor in Jakarta, canada goose clearance Indonesia, February 15, 2017. REUTERS/Beawiharta
Overshadowing the campaign has been Purnama trial canada goose clearance sale for allegedly insulting the Koran in connection with remarks he made about canadian canadagooseoutletshop goose jacket how people vote.
He denies the charge.
The trial, which began in December, seemed to dent his support initially but more recently he has rebounded in opinion polls, helped by middle class approval of his efforts to improve the bureaucracy and tackle traffic jams and flooding.
Baswedan, who was dropped from Widodo cabinet after a reshuffle in canada goose mid 2016, has largely stayed out of the headlines Canada Goose Coats On Sale as the other two candidates Purnama and Yudhoyono fought a bitter campaign.
But Baswedan strategy of targeting the Islamic vote, at a time when conservative Muslim groups were urging voters to shun a non 2018 canada goose outlet Muslim leader, gave him a late boost, analysts say.
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votes may have shifted from Yudhoyono to Baswedan, said Irine Gayatri, a political analyst at the Indonesian Institute of Sciences.
Ethnicity and religion would likely again be major issues in a second round, Gayatri said.
The president said he hoped for an easing of tension.
hope that everybody can return as canada goose deals a family after these elections, Widodo said after casting his vote.
Purnama, dressed in his signature checkered shirt, met cheering supporters at his campaign headquarters.
struggle is not over, he told them. wants just one round but we grateful to have come at least this far.
Baswedan said his campaign for a second round would focus on policies.
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