Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, a loyalist president who advocates continuity

Kazakhstan: Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, a loyalist president who advocates continuity

Throughout his political career, he has privileged loyalty to personal ambitions. Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, elected president of Kazakhstan on Sunday, moved to the head of the Central Asian country with the promise to continue the path traced by his mentor, Nursultan Nazarbayev. At the age of 66, Mr Tokayev replaced the indestructible Nazarbayev as interim head […]

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In Thailand, the junta head Prayut Chan-O-Cha retains his prime minister post

In Thailand, the junta head Prayut Chan-O-Cha retains his prime minister post

The head of the ruling military junta in Thailand since the 2014 coup, Prayut Chan-O-Cha, was unsurprisingly elected Wednesday night as prime minister. The 65-year-old general won 500 votes against 244 for his only rival, a young billionaire at the head of an anti-junta coalition, according to a countdown broadcast on television. The victory of […]

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Donald Trump will launch his campaign for a second term on June 18

Donald Trump will launch his campaign for a second term on June 18

Donald Trump, elected on November 8, 2016 to the surprise of the Democrat Hillary Clinton, regularly declares that he is convinced of his victory in 2020. US President Donald Trump announced Friday that he would officially launch his campaign for a second term on June 18 from Florida. A strategic choice since Florida is a […]

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Slovakia a breakthrough of the extreme right in the European elections

Slovakia: a breakthrough of the extreme right in the European elections?

It is the turn of the Slovaks to vote this Saturday for the European elections. The progressive and pro-European parties hope to make a breakthrough, taking advantage of the momentum of the election of Liberal President Zuzana Čaputová last March. The poll also looks like a “final test” for leftist ruling populists whose support has […]

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Legislative elections In India the triumphant success of Narendra Modi

2019 Legislative elections results In India : the triumphant success of Narendra Modi

Hindu nationalists, who have been in power in India since 2014, are being hand-picked for five years. The results announced on Thursday 23 May are clear and clear: the BJP and its allies will have more than 300 seats out of 542 in the new Chamber of Deputies. The Congress Party has missed its bet. […]

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Indonesian President Joko Widodo reelected with 55.5% of the votes

Indonesian President Joko Widodo reelected with 55.5% of the votes

Indonesian President Joko Widodo was reelected with 55.5% of the vote against 44.5% against his opponent, former General Prabowo Subianto, according to the final results of the poll of 17 April announced in the night of Monday to Tuesday by the General Election Commission (KPU). This result is consistent with the unofficial projections made by […]

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Ukraine: Volodymyr Zelensky dissolves parliament and calls elections

Ukraine: Volodymyr Zelensky dissolves parliament and calls elections

The new Ukrainian President Volodimir Zelenski was sworn in on Monday and immediately declared the dissolution of parliament and called early parliamentary elections, hoping to win a majority in an assembly dominated by supporters of his predecessor Petro Poroshenko. Volodimir Zelenski, a TV series actor with no political experience, won the presidential election last month […]

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Austrian President Alexander Van : early elections in early September

Austrian President Alexander Van : early elections are in early September

Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen said on Sunday that early elections will be held in early September, following the collapse of the right-wing extremist coalition formed in late 2017. “This new start must take place quickly, as fast as the Federal Constitution allows, so I am pleading for elections (…) in September, if possible […]

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