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Belarus: Opposition campaign manager 'detained' on eve of vote

Added: 08.08.2020 19:16 | 7 views | 0 comments

A spokeswoman for the leading opposition candidate says her campaign manager has been arrested.

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Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong files court challenge to 2019 poll disqualification

Added: 07.08.2020 13:49 | 38 views | 0 comments

Hong Kong: Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong filed a court challenge on Friday against his disqualification from district polls, in a move which may have implications for this year’s removals of opposition candidates for the city’s legislature. Wong, 23, was the only candidate in district council elections last year to have been disqualified, with authorities saying his candidacy contravened electoral laws that bar "advocating or promoting...

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Sri Lanka election: Rajapaksa brothers tighten grip on power

Added: 07.08.2020 12:46 | 22 views | 0 comments

Brothers transform expected win into stunning rout of the opposition, writes Anbarasan Ethirajan.

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Georgia Gov. Kemp signs new law to protect police, other first responders

Added: 07.08.2020 0:31 | 7 views | 0 comments

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp signed into law Wednesday a measure designed to offer additional protections to police officers despite opposition from critics given the national climate that has sparked a movement against police brutality. 


Andrew McCarthy: In 2016 Trump and his campaign never got a 'defensive briefing'

Added: 06.08.2020 15:48 | 11 views | 0 comments

The exploitation of executive power to monitor the opposition party’s presidential candidate is a Watergate-level abuse of power.

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US to submit UN resolution on Iran arms embargo next week

Added: 06.08.2020 10:13 | 42 views | 0 comments

WASHINGTON - The United States will submit a UN Security Council resolution next week to extend an arms embargo on Iran despite opposition from Russia and China, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Wednesday. A ban on conventional weapons sales to Iran ends on October 18 and the United States has threatened to try to force a return of UN sanctions if it is not extended. Pompeo...

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