Feb 11, 1998, 12:01 AM
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enhnanced term second for position clerides' : elections cyprus clerides' glafcos president cypriot greek -- irna 11, .feb athens, office in term five-year second a for re-elected be to prospects losers five the of one of support the secured he after bright looked .elections presidential round first sunday's last in his announced votes, the of percent 4,04 got who galanos, alexis runoff sunday's next in clerdies back to tuesday nicosia in decision .cyprus in from secured i commitment the after clerides support to decided i" that, failing or unity national of government a form would he that him quoted was galanos "acceptance, broad enjoy would which government a .tuesday conference press a telling cna agency news cyprus the by foreign former and rally, democratic ruling the by backed clerides, and akel communist the by supported iacovou, george minister .presidency the contesting are (diko) party democratic centre-right expelled was parliament, cypriot the of president former galanos, democratic the years, for served has he party the of ranks the from party against presidency, the for run would he said he when party, .iacovou candidate independent back to wishes percent 61.40 margin, slight a with round first the won iacovou .clerides for percent 06.40 against will it said edek, party socialist the king-maker real the however, .wednesday on meeting party a after decision final a take .elections sunday's last in vote the of cent per 10,59 got edek .round first the in participated had candidates seven star" television greek told lyssarides vassos president edek two the to proposal of list six-page a handed has he that " channel of government a things other among demanding hopefuls presidential .unity national proposals, his accepted candidates both if do would he what asked after decision final a take would he that replied lyssarides .party his consulting post the offer to expected was clerides reports, media to according .lyssarides to minister foreign of nk/hm end