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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USA Bernie Sanders plans to run in the 2020 presidential election

USA: Bernie Sanders plans to run in the 2020 presidential election

Towards a new candidacy of Bernie Sanders in 2020? The Independent Vermont Senator, a former 2016 presidential candidate against Hillary Clinton, plans to run again in two years if he is “best placed” to beat Donald Trump, he told New York Magazine, Sunday, November 25th. “If someone else appears who can, for one reason or […]

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Taiwan Severe electoral backlash for the ruling party PDP

Taiwan: Severe electoral backlash for the ruling party PDP

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen has resigned as head of the pro-independence Progressive Democratic Party (PDP) following the severe defeat in the local elections on Saturday. TAIPEI – Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen has resigned as head of the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party (PDP) after a severe defeat in the local elections on Saturday. The polls, which […]

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Israel last attempt of Netanyahu to avoid early elections

Israel: last attempt of Netanyahu to avoid early elections

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem on November 18, 2018 Jerusalem (AFP) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, whose coalition now has only a very slim majority in parliament, reiterated Sunday his opposition to the holding of early elections, announcing a “last attempt” to convince his allies to rally […]

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