Germany called on the international community and the American people to trust the results of the US elections,.
As for the early mail vote, it cast a shadow over the date of announcing the results, and fears of entering into a constitutional crisis increased in the event of an increase in appeals to electoral results, especially in critical states, in light of Trump’s criticism of the election procedures in Pennsylvania and his accusations of permitting fraud.
The participation rate in the presidential elections held Tuesday in the United States, the result of which is still unknown, could be the highest in a century, according to what US media reported.
(Edison Research) the website stated that more than 157 million voters voted to elect the new president of the country, which represents a participation rate of 65.7% of the total voters listed on the records and are entitled to vote, according to the Washington Post.
This number is more than five points higher than the 60.1% number recorded in the 2016 presidential election, which was won by US President Donald Trump, who is now looking to reelect for a second term.
According to the sources, participation in these elections will be the highest since 1908, when 65.7% of registered voters cast their votes. This circumstance occurred before the United States changed its constitution and allowed women the right to vote. The elections were held in exceptional circumstances due to the Corona pandemic, which has caused more than 9.3 million confirmed infections and 232,000 deaths in the United States.