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Defiant Belarus leader says no to fresh polls amid rival protests

by on August 16, 2020 0
Lukashenko rejects calls to step down as thousands rally for the biggest demonstration yet against disputed election. Tens of thousands of protesters in Belarus have rallied for the biggest demonstration yet against the disputed re-election of President Alexander Lukashenko, even as the leader rejected calls to step down and hold fresh polls. In a... Read More

As Trump falters, Democrats and Biden eye an elusive prize: Texas

by on August 10, 2020 0
As polls show Texans increasingly frustrated with President Donald Trump’s response amid a massive resurgence in coronavirus cases, Democrats say they have a real chance to turn a long-held dream into reality: winning the state’s presidential contest for the first time in more than four decades. In recent weeks, Joe Biden’s campaign has aired... Read More

Ex-Ivory Coast president Konan Bedie to contest in October polls

by on June 22, 2020 0
Former Ivorian President Henri Konan Bédié will seek a return to the presidency in keenly awaited polls slated for October 2020. Bedie, was president from 1993 until 1999 when he was overthrown in a coup. He will contest as flagbearer of the Democratic Party of Côte d’Ivoire. In a statement to announce his return,... Read More