Meanwhile, a 61-year-old woman is killed and 3 other people wounded when gunmen on motorcycles opened fire on people lined up to vote in Caracas
CARACAS, Venezuela (Jul. 17, 2017) — Venezuela’s opposition hailed an unofficial “plebiscite” held Sunday, July 16, as a blow against President Nicolas Maduro and his plan to rewrite the constitution, though deadly violence reared its head again with a deadly attack on voters in Caracas. Continue reading Venezuela opposition hails poll as blow to Maduro→
The elections are largely regarded as a referendum on Merkel’s decision to open the country’s doors to people fleeing war
BERLIN, Germany (Mar. 14, 2016) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel was facing fresh pressure Monday, March 14, over her liberal refugee policy after a drubbing in regional elections described as a “debacle.”
The quest to prevent Britain crashing out of the European Union faces its moment of truth this week
BRUSSELS, Belgium (Feb. 14, 2016) — The quest to prevent Britain crashing out of the European Union faces its moment of truth this week, with EU chief Donald Tusk touring key capitals in a final push for a deal at a crucial Brussels summit.