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Warren would ask for resignation of all of Trump's political appointees

Warren would ask for resignation of all of Trump's political appointees

Democratic US Senator Elizabeth Warren said on Tuesday that if elected to the White House she would ask for the resignations of all of President Donald Trump's political appointees ...

Qatar, Italy share common political and economic visions

Qatar, Italy share common political and economic visions

Italian President Sergio Mattarella arrived in Doha today for talks as Qatar seeks to strengthen its external relations, build bridges and strengthen ties and relations with brothers and friends.

EU seeks political impetus for Libya ceasefire from Berlin talks

EU seeks political impetus for Libya ceasefire from Berlin talks

The European Union hopes that this week's peace conference on Libya, being hosted by Berlin, will drive forward the political process towards a ceasefire ...

Iraq deadline to appoint PM looms, protesters unyielding

Iraq deadline to appoint PM looms, protesters unyielding

Iraqi political leaders faced a midnight deadline Thursday to choose a new prime minister to run a country shaken by months of unprecedented street protests that have left hundreds dead.

Qatar, Azerbaijan hold political consultations

Qatar, Azerbaijan hold political consultations

The first round of political consultations between Qatar and Azerbaijan was held on Sunday in Doha.

Guinea-Bissau votes on new president to break political deadlock

Guinea-Bissau votes on new president to break political deadlock

Polls opened on Sunday in Guinea-Bissau's presidential election, which it is hoped will solve a leadership crisis in the coup-prone and impoverished West African country.

Qatar, Lithuania hold first political consultations

Qatar, Lithuania hold first political consultations

The first round of political consultations between the foreign ministries of Qatar and Lithuania was held on Thursday in the Lithuanian capital Vilnius.

Hundreds of protesters detained in central Moscow

Hundreds of protesters detained in central Moscow

More than 300 protesters were detained at a political opposition rally in central Moscow on Saturday, an independent monitoring group told dpa.

Corruption main theme at political rallies ahead of South African polls

Corruption main theme at political rallies ahead of South African polls

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa vowed zero tolerance on corruption Sunday, as firebrand opposition leader Julius Malema urged police to ‘shoot randomly’ at a parliament he said was full of thugs and criminals.

Slovaks vote for president with outsider tipped to win

Slovaks vote for president with outsider tipped to win

Slovaks began voting Saturday for a new president with the favourite an outsider whose anti-corruption stance has resonated with voters, still reeling from the fallout from an investigative journalist's murder.

Indian opposition attacks Modi over alleged political use of armed forces

Indian opposition attacks Modi over alleged political use of armed forces

Indian opposition parties are launching a united attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi for what they see as his politicisation of the armed forces as he tries to ride a patriotic wave into a second term in office ...

Facebook to restrict foreign political adverts ahead of Indonesia poll

Facebook to restrict foreign political adverts ahead of Indonesia poll

Facebook has banned political advertisements from outside Indonesia ahead of the country's presidential poll, just weeks after being heavily criticised by the European Union for not doing enough to counter election meddling.