03/28/2008 02:46 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Spain Votes In National Elections

Spain's 35 million voters are deciding whether to return the ruling Socialists to power in general elections.

Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero's party faces Mariano Rajoy's conservative Popular Party (PP).

At 1800 (1700 GMT), turnout was around 61%, only slightly lower than at the corresponding time during 2004's polls.

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