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Peru's interim president resigns after protest deaths spark fury

Peru's interim president resigns after protest deaths spark fury

Peru's interim president Manuel Merino resigned on Sunday after less than a week in office, leaving the country in limbo following lawmakers' demands he step down over two deaths during protests at the sudden ouster of his predecessor.

Long-term ally of UK PM Johnson resigns in sign of tension

Long-term ally of UK PM Johnson resigns in sign of tension

Prime Minister Boris Johnson's director of communications resigned on Wednesday, a move that suggested tension at the heart of government as Britain prepares to complete its Brexit journey out of the European Union.

Kosovo President resigns to face war crimes charges

Kosovo President resigns to face war crimes charges

The (resigned) Kosovar President Hashim Thaci was arrested and transferred to the Kosovo Specialist Chambers detention center in The Hague, Netherlands, to face charges of war crimes.

Thai finance minister resigns amid economic team shake-up

Thai finance minister resigns amid economic team shake-up

Thai Finance Minister Uttama Savanayana resigned on Thursday in a move that adds uncertainty to policy-making as Southeast Asia's worst-performing economy struggles to recover from the impact of the COVID-19 crisis.

East Timor PM resigns after political coalition collapses

East Timor PM resigns after political coalition collapses

The prime minister of East Timor has sent a letter of resignation to the president, he said on Tuesday, as the tiny Southeast Asian nation faces new political instability after the collapse of a coalition supporting him ...

Congo health minister resigns over government handling of Ebola

Congo health minister resigns over government handling of Ebola

Congo's health minister, Oly Ilunga, resigned on Monday in protest at the presidency's announcement last week that it was stripping his team of control over the response to the Ebola outbreak.

Norway justice minister resigns; partner suspected of staged attacks

Norway justice minister resigns; partner suspected of staged attacks

Norway's Justice Minister Tor Mikkel Wara resigned Thursday, two weeks after the security service PST said they suspected his partner of setting their car ablaze in a staged attack.

Iran's FM Javad Zarif resigns

Iran's FM Javad Zarif resigns

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohamed Javad Zarif stepped down on Monday, announcing his resignation on Instagram.

Moroccan minister resigns over consumer boycott move

Moroccan minister resigns over consumer boycott move

A Moroccan government minister will resign after coming under pressure for showing sympathy with workers hit by a consumer boycott campaign targeting some of the country's top brands, his party said on Wednesday.

British interior minister Rudd resigns after immigration scandal

British interior minister Rudd resigns after immigration scandal

Britain's interior minister resigned on Sunday after Prime Minister Theresa May's government faced an outpouring of indignation over its treatment of some long-term Caribbean residents ...

Nepal premier resigns two months after landmark polls

Nepal premier resigns two months after landmark polls

Nepal's prime minister resigned Thursday, making way for a new communist government to take power two months after landmark elections in the impoverished Himalayan nation.

Nepal PM resigns ahead of final round of local elections

Nepal PM resigns ahead of final round of local elections

Maoist Nepali Prime Minister Prachanda resigned on Wednesday, barely nine months after coming to power, creating a leadership vacuum weeks before the second round of local elections ...