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Turkey's president will win the country's snap elections. Here's why they still matter.

Added: 20.04.2018 10:17 | 12 views | 0 comments

Maintaining authoritarian rule while keeping the opposition playing a rigged game is the core of Erdogan’s election strategy.

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Joseph Warungu: The handshake that left millions of Kenyans confused

Added: 20.04.2018 8:58 | 0 views | 0 comments

Joseph Warungu reflects on the plight of Kenyan opposition supporters after their leader reconciled with his political nemesis.


EU warns Venezuela of further sanctions if democracy undermined

Added: 20.04.2018 0:31 | 5 views | 0 comments

The European Union said on Thursday (April 19) it could impose further sanctions on Venezuela if it believes democracy is being undermined there, after the South American country's President called for elections next month that the main opposition has said it will boycott.


World Briefs: Syrian regime piles pressure on last rebels

Added: 19.04.2018 22:00 | 19 views | 0 comments

April 20, 2018 5:00 AM
BEIRUT • Syria was stepping up efforts to retake the opposition's last besieged enclaves yesterday, as rebels prepared to leave one and a newspaper reported an ultimatum against another.


Syria steps up action to CRUSH rebels as Assad SHRUGS OFF missile strikes by West

Added: 19.04.2018 19:56 | 15 views | 0 comments

SYRIAN forces are stepping up their assault on the country’s last remaining opposition strongholds, as President Bashar al-Assad tries to crush the rebels and shrug off military strikes by the West against his chemical weapons programme.


Fondazione Prada Torre / OMA

Added: 19.04.2018 14:58 | 7 views | 0 comments

The 60-meters high Torre is realized in exposed white concrete. The new building further develops the repertoire of different exhibition conditions that together define the architectural vision of the foundation, characterized by a variety of oppositions and fragments.


Assad steps up efforts to crush last besieged enclaves

Added: 19.04.2018 12:16 | 12 views | 0 comments

The Syrian government on Thursday stepped up its efforts to retake the opposition's last besieged enclaves, as rebels prepared to withdraw from one and a newspaper reported an ultimatum against another.


Germany’s BAIL-OUT ANGER: Merkel in U-turn to BACK Macron’s Eurozone bailout fund plot

Added: 19.04.2018 12:13 | 8 views | 0 comments

ANGELA MERKEL is to back the creation of a eurozone bailout fund similar to the International Monetary fund as she throws her support behind French president Emmanuel Macron’s eurozone reforms - despite opposition from within her own party.

Republican plan to tighten food stamp work requirements advances despite opposition

Added: 19.04.2018 1:23 | 20 views | 0 comments

House Republicans pushed forward Wednesday with a plan to strengthen work requirements for food stamps, even as Democrats excoriated the proposal as an "ideological crusade" that would hurt the poor, burden state governments and endanger the passage of major food and farming legislation.
The plan,...


British Government Handed Brexit Setback As Lords Vote To Remain In EU Customs Union

Added: 19.04.2018 0:51 | 17 views | 0 comments

The British Government has lost a key Brexit vote, with the upper house of Parliament backing calls for the United Kingdom to remain in the European Union customs union after Brexit, CNN reports. The House of Lords voted 348 to 225 Wednesday to amend the government's EU Withdrawal Bill, which will now return to the House of Commons where the defeat is likely to spur renewed opposition. The amendment requires the government to report to Parliament by Oct. 31 on what steps it has taken to remain in the customs union, which allows goods to flow freely across the European Union. The government opposed the amendment. Prime Minister Theresa May had previously said Britain will not remain in the...

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