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Muslims vote in referendum on autonomous region in Philippines

Muslims vote in referendum on autonomous region in Philippines

Minority Bangsamoro Muslims in the southern Philippines cast votes on Monday in a long-awaited referendum on autonomy

Pacific territory of New Caledonia to remain part of France

Pacific territory of New Caledonia to remain part of France

The Pacific territory of New Caledonia voted Sunday to remain part of France, French President Emmanuel Macron announced hours after polls closed in a referendum on independence.

New Caledonia votes on independence from France

New Caledonia votes on independence from France

The French Pacific islands of New Caledonia vote Sunday on whether to become an independent nation, in a closely-watched test of support for France in one of its many territories scattered around the globe.

Macedonia votes on new name to end Greek row

Macedonia votes on new name to end Greek row

Macedonians went to the polls Sunday to vote on whether to re-name their country North Macedonia in a bid to settle a long-running row with Greece and unlock its path to NATO and EU membership.

Macedonia president urges boycott of name referendum

Macedonia president urges boycott of name referendum

Macedonian President Gjorge Ivanov called on Thursday for voters to boycott this weekend's referendum on a name change, saying the country was being asked to commit ‘historical suicide.’

Mattis warns of Russian meddling in Macedonia referendum

Mattis warns of Russian meddling in Macedonia referendum

Jim Mattis also said the United States was looking to expand cybersecurity cooperation with the small Balkan country.

London mayor calls for second referendum on Brexit

London mayor calls for second referendum on Brexit

London mayor Sadiq Khan has called for another referendum on Britain's European Union membership, saying the prime minister's handling of Brexit negotiations ...

Comoros president leads in referendum on extending his powers

Comoros president leads in referendum on extending his powers

Comoros President Azali Assoumani appeared to be ahead as counting continued of votes cast in a referendum on proposals to radically extend his powers, the government said on Tuesday.

Macedonia to hold referendum on name change

Macedonia to hold referendum on name change

Skopje and Athens signed a landmark agreement in June to rename the country in an effort to break a stalemate that has poisoned their relations since 1991.

Spain drops arrest warrant for former Catalan leader

Spain drops arrest warrant for former Catalan leader

The Spanish court also dropped European arrest warrants for five other Catalan pro-independence leaders living abroad.

'It's not too late to save Brexit,' says Boris Johnson

'It's not too late to save Brexit,' says Boris Johnson

Boris Johnson, who led the main Brexit campaign in the 2016 referendum, resigned this month over Theresa May’s strategy

Britain's May bows to Brexit pressure in parliament

Britain's May bows to Brexit pressure in parliament

Prime Minister Theresa May has come under fire from both wings of her party over a hard-won Brexit plan.