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US urges presidential candidates in Honduras to respect results

WASHINGTON – 30 November 2017: US State Department Spokeswoman Heather Nauert urged the presidential candidates in Honduras to respect the…
Middle East news

Mexico finance minister launches presidential run

Mexico City – 28 November 2017: Mexican finance minister Jose Antonio Meade resigned Monday to run for president, with what…
Middle East news

Mexican leftist presidential candidate vows financial crime crackdown

MEXICO CITY – 22 November 2017: Mexican leftist presidential frontrunner Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has pledged in his manifesto to…
Middle East news

Kenya’s Supreme Court upholds repeat presidential vote

NAIROBI – 20 November 2017: Kenya’s Supreme Court on Monday upheld the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta in last month’s…
Economics

House approves presidential decree on allocating AFDB stakes

CAIRO – 19 November 2017: The House of Representatives during Sunday's session approved President Abdel Fatah el-Sisi's decree 381/2017 on…
Politics

U.S. embassy defends credibility of Liberia presidential poll

MONROVIA – 16 November 2017: The U.S. embassy in Liberia on Wednesday defended the credibility of last month's presidential election…
Politics

Polls open in Slovenian presidential election runoff

LJUBLJANA – 12 November 2017: Polls opened in the Slovenian presidential election runoff on Sunday morning, with incumbent President Borut…
Politics

Petitions for presidential pardon are examined: NCHR member

CAIRO – 11 November 2017: The National Council for Human Rights (NCHR) has been receiving petitions from prisoners’ families in…
Politics

Candidacy for Egypt’s Presidential election to be announced early 2018

CAIRO – 10 November 2017: The Candidacy for Egypt’s 2018 presidential election to be announced in February by the National…
Middle East news

U.S. looking to stir trouble at upcoming presidential vote

MOSCOW – 9 November 2017: Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States of wanting to stir trouble at Russia's…
Middle East news

Khaled Ali to run for presidential election race

CAIRO – 6 November 2017: Former presidential candidate, Khaled Ali, announced on Monday that he will run for the upcoming…
Middle East news

Liberia’s Court halts presidential run-off over fraud allegations

MONROVIA – 2 November 2017: Liberia's Supreme Court has halted next week's presidential run-off election between former soccer star George…
Middle East news

ANALYSIS: Will presidential elections delay local councils elections in 2018?

CAIRO – 1 November 2017: Reports have been spreading over the likelihood of holding the local council (municipalities) elections on…
Politics

Kenya to announce results from repeat presidential election

NAIROBI -30 October 2017: Kenya's election commission will announce results from the repeat presidential election at 15:30 (1230 GMT) on…
Politics

Barzani to hand over presidential powers on November 1

BAGHDAD – 29 October 2017: The Kurdistan Region Parliament, with participation from all blocs, convened on Sunday to read a…
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