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Center-left party wins Finland parliamentary election

(CNN)Finland's parliamentary election results show the Social Democratic Party (SDP) winning with 17.7% of the votes, according to CNN's local affiliate Italehti.The tight race saw the anti-immigration right-wing Finns Party come in second place with 17.5%, while their coalition partners the National Coalition Party, and the Center Party scored 17% and 13.8% respectively, Italehti reported. According to Reuters, this is the first time in a century that no party has won more than 20% in an election, and coalition talks are likely to be protracted.All centre-left and left-wing parties saw an increase in their vote, with the Green League coming in fifth with 11.5% of the vote, followed by the Left Alliance at 8.2%. Between them, the three lef ...
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