Spanish Socialist Party (PSOE) members have re-elected Pedro Sánchez as their new secretary general.

With 99% of the votes counted, Sánchez had won 50.2% of the ballots, followed by Susana Diaz in second place on 39.9% and Patxi López in third place with 9.6%.

In a resounding victory, Mr. Sánchez improved on his previous 2014 win by some 3,000 votes and beat Mrs. Diaz by more than 10 percentage points and more than 15,000 votes.

Several Spanish media outlets reported shortly after 9:35 p.m. that Susana Diaz had phoned Mr. Sánchez to concede defeat.

PSOE MP Odón Elorza, a member ...