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Turkey's Erdogan faces poll test against resurgent opposition

/ Jun 24, 2018

Turkey's Erdogan faces poll test against resurgent opposition

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday faces the biggest ballot box challenge of his 15 year grip on Turkey, with the opposition revitalized and his popularity at risk from growing economic troubles. Erdogan has overseen historic change in Turkey since his Islamic-rooted ruling party first ...

Trump tells Republicans to 'stop wasting their time' on immigration

/ Jun 22, 2018

Trump tells Republicans to 'stop wasting their time' on immigration

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday told his fellow Republicans in Congress to "stop wasting their time" on immigration legislation until after November, dismissing his party's struggle to surmount internal divisions. Trump's tweets come just days after he insisted Congress act to resolve the problems ...

Colombian president-elect seeks unity after polarizing vote

/ Jun 18, 2018

Colombian president-elect seeks unity after polarizing vote

President-elect Ivan Duque appealed for unity after winning a runoff election over a leftist firebrand whose ascent shook Colombia's political establishment and laid bare deep divisions over the nation's peace process. The conservative Duque, the protege of a powerful former president, was elected Sunday with ...