Paolo Rondelli has been named one of the two captains regent, or heads of state, in the world's oldest republic.
The right-wing leader and champion of illiberal democracy cemented his hold on parliament, but some are questioning if the election was fair.
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Other celebrities also stood up for LGBTQ+ rights at the event, which took place in Budapest, Hungary. The country's government has passed a series of anti-LGBTQ+ laws in recent years.