Hekmatyar presidential candidate of July in Afghanistan

Hekmatyar presidential candidate of July in Afghanistan

Former Afghan warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, who was accused of war crimes committed in the 1990s, started Saturday in the run-up to the presidential election in July. Returned from exile in 2016, he remains a very controversial character. His party, Hezb-e-Islami, is held responsible for many abuses during the civil war, including the siege of Kabul, […]

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Algeria the presidential elections will take place on April 18th

Algeria: the presidential elections will take place on April 18th

The next presidential election in Algeria will take place on April 18, announced Friday the presidency of the Republic, quoted by the state press agency Algeria Press Services (APS). The mandate of President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who has headed Algeria since 1999, expires on April 28. His side has been calling him for several months to […]

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Elizabeth Warren, the first Democrat to run the US 2020 presidential election

Elizabeth Warren, the first Democrat to run the US 2020 presidential election

The Massachusetts senator announced Monday the launch of a “support committee” to raise funds. The year 2018 is not over yet, but the start of the 2020 presidential campaign has already been given. On Monday, Elizabeth Warren, senator and fierce critic of Donald Trump, became the first major Democrat to formally display her ambitions. Elected […]

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Presidential election in Madagascar Ravalomanana disputes the results

Madagascar Presidential election: Ravalomanana disputes the results

He is the winner of the Madagascar presidential election … The official results of the second round confirm it: Andry Rajoelina wins the vote with more than 55% of the vote, against about 44% for his rival Marc Ravalomanana, who immediately contested this defeat . The two former presidents of Madagascar have fought a fierce […]

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Madagascar Andry Rajoelina elected president

Madagascar: Andry Rajoelina elected president

In Madagascar, the official results of the second round of the presidential confirm the victory of Andry Rajoelina with more than 55% of the vote against about 44% for his rival Marc Ravalomanana, who immediately contested the defeat. The two men, two former presidents, fought a fierce battle throughout the campaign, each side accusing each […]

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Netanyahu announces early elections in April 2019

Netanyahu announces early elections in April 2019

Benjamin Netanyahu announced Monday early parliamentary elections in early April in the hope of securing a fifth term of unprecedented Prime Minister in the history of Israel and dissuade the prosecution to indict him for corruption. The government explained that the dissolution of Parliament, which should be voted on this week, and the anticipated return […]

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Madagascar elects president in an uneasy climate

Madagascar elects president in an uneasy climate

Madagascar began Wednesday to vote for the second round of a presidential election with the strong taste of personal accounts between two of its former heads of state, Marc Ravalomanana and Andry Rajoelina, determined to regain power. As early as 6:00 am (3:00 GMT), the first of some 10 million registered voters completed their civic […]

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Syrian constitution The commission could meet early 2019

Syrian constitution: The commission could meet early 2019

Russia, Iran and Turkey want to redouble their efforts to get the Syrian Constitutional Committee to meet in early 2019 to work on a new constitution and elections in Syria. Following a meeting in Geneva on Tuesday, UN Special Envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura, who will leave the post on December 31, praised “the […]

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Second round of the presidential election in Georgia

Second round of the presidential election in Georgia

Georgia : Georgians are being called to the polls on Wednesday for the second round of the presidential election between the former French ambassador in Tbilisi, backed by the ruling party, and the candidate of a coalition of opposition parties in favor of strengthening links with Western countries. Salomé Zourabichvili, candidate of the Georgian Dream […]

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