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The charges against US President Donald Trump

TRUMP AND ZELENSKY. In this file photo taken on September 25, 2019, US President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky speak during a meeting in New York on the pages of the UN General Assembly. File photo of Saul Loeb / AFP WASHINGTON, DC, United States – Investigation of President Donald Trump in the U.S. House of Representatives moves …

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Cash, trolls and a cult leader: How Russia meddles abroad for profit

Supporters of President Andry Rajoelina of Madagascar gather before legislative elections in Antananarivo, Madagascar, in late May 2019. Madagascar has little obvious strategic value for the Kremlin or the global balance of power. But Russians were there offering bribes, spreading disinformation and recruiting an apocalyptic cult leader. Finbarr O'Reilly, The New York Times ANTANANARIVO, Madagascar – The Russians were hard …

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Bolivia's president resigns among accusations of election fraud – The Manila Times

LA PAZ, Bolivia: President Evo Morales resigned on Sunday under mounting pressure from Bolivia's military and the public after his victory at the reelection triggered weeks of fraud and deadly protests. The decision came after a day of fast movements, including an offer from Morales to hold a new election. The crisis deepened dramatically when the country's military chief went …

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Bolivia's Morales resigns after losing support by security forces

Bolivia President Evo Morales speaks to media at President's hangar at Bolivian Air Force Terminal in El Alto, Bolivia, November 10, 2019. Carlos Garcia Rawlins, Reuters LA PAZ – Bolivian President Evo Morales announced his resignation on Sunday, after spending three weeks with sometimes violent protests over his disputed re-election after the army and police withdrew their support. "I leave …

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Protests shot with live round in Hong Kong when chaos erupts during commute on Monday – South China Morning Post

Protest shot with live round in Hong Kong as chaos erupts during the Monday commute South China Morning Post Huge Hong Kong rally after student dies and lawmakers arrest ABS-CBN News Hong Kong protests become more violent as anger at police grows Al Jazeera English Hong Kong police shooting protests during morning disturbances The Straits Times Tear gas fired in …

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Spanish elections: Socialists lead among the right wave

Copyright Copyright Reuters The ruling Socialist Party of Spain appears to win most seats in the election, but falls to a majority with almost all resulting. With more than 85% of the votes counted, the opposition Conservative Popular Party follows in second place, and the right-wing Vox party appears to have significantly increased its voting share. The right-wing parties have …

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Americans consider Berlin Wall's fall, US-German band on "Wunderbar Together"

WASHINGTON – For 30 years since Michael Mucchetti, the Berlin Wall marked the beginning of a deeply personal relationship with Germany, and he is determined to ensure that broader US-German ties survive political disputes that currently share the allies. [19659002] Mucchetti, chief of staff for a Texas Democratic legislator, shared his story with Georgetown University students this week at the …

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