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Spain goes to the polls

ANF - 2019-02-17 08:55
The fragile government finally could not withstand so much pressure and called for snap general elections. ...

Nigeria Delays Elections For One Week

Waar Media - 2019-02-16 10:16
WAAR_DUHOK Nigeria’s electoral body has postponed the country’s presidential and parliamentary elections for a week, citing “logistics and operational” reasons. The decision followed a meeting of top officials of the Independent National Electoral Commis ...

Global Elections Round-Up: Last 12 Months

Fitchsolutions - 2019-02-14 19:03

Trump team says Russia behind effort to meddle in US elections

Ejinsight - 2019-02-13 11:28

HRW warns of government repression in advance of DRC elections | DR Congo News | Al Jazeera

Aljazeera - 2019-02-13 10:43

Turkish Local Elections Pose Challenge for The Opposition, as Well as for Erdogan – Turkey/Other - WRMEA

Wrmea - 2019-02-12 03:38

13 people detained in Kurtalan

ANF - 2019-02-11 09:36
The AKP-MHP regime has accelerated the political genocide operations before the upcoming local elections scheduled for March 31. ...

Senator Elizabeth Warren The First Native American Woman Nominated for US Presidential Election

Waar Media - 2019-02-10 11:44
WAAR_DUHOK Senator Elizabeth Warren formally launched her presidential bid, as the first Native American to be nominated for US presidency elections; a message she hopes will distinguish her in a crowded Democratic field and help her move past the contro ...

Kurdish Lawyer Runs for Istanbul Mayor

BAS News - 2019-02-09 09:16
ERBIL — Kurdish lawyer Celal Baykar announced on Friday his candidacy for mayor of Istanbul in Turkey. Turkish local elections are set for 31 March this year. Baykar told BasNews that his decision to run for Istanbul mayor came after no other Kurdish fig ...

Turkey prosecutor seeks arrest of 16 pro-Kurd politicians before elections | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-08 10:01

ND Leader Mitsotakis: European Elections to Become a Referendum for Political Change - The National Herald

Thenationalherald - 2019-02-08 03:28

Kurdistan Parliament to Elect Speaker This Month: MP

BAS News - 2019-02-07 10:59
ERBIL — Kurdistan Region Parliament is set to convene this month and elect a speaker after more than four months since the elections, a lawmaker said. As the negotiations on forming a new government hit a deadlock, main Kurdish political parties are yet ...

Maduro refuses Europe's ultimatum to call new elections in Venezuela, and threatens a White House 'stained with blood' if Trump intervenes - Pulse Nigeria

Pulse - 2019-02-07 00:38

Venezuela: Maduro rejects new elections, threatens civil war - Business Insider Deutschland

Businessinsider - 2019-02-06 20:20

Algeria Opposition Scrambles to Field Single Candidate for Presidential Elections | Asharq AL-awsat

Aawsat - 2019-02-06 12:47

HDP candidates met the people in Akdeniz

ANF - 2019-02-06 08:30
HDP has accelerated its works ahead of the local elections scheduled for March 31. ...

Reports of ‘‘volunteer guards’’ monitoring Turkey's elections sparks concerns | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-05 23:26

Convicted crime boss calls on Turks to acquire weapons before elections | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-05 11:47

HDP announces its candidates for Bingöl and Ağrı

ANF - 2019-02-05 08:59
The HDP is presenting the candidates who would contest the local elections scheduled for 31 March. ...

Will pro-government guards police Turkey’s local elections? | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-02-05 02:42

HDP Bismil co-mayor candidates met the people

ANF - 2019-02-04 14:36
HDP continued to present the co-mayor candidates for 31 March local elections. ...

France’s Yellow Vests to Take Part in EU Elections

Waar Media - 2019-02-02 12:44
WAAR_DUHOKI The Paris coordinator of France’s Yellow Vest protest movement said Friday they are preparing to participate in European Union parliamentary elections. In remarks made on the BFM TV news channel, Thierry Paul Valette said they have created a ...

Mid-term elections 2018: What they mean for business - BBC News

BBC - 2019-02-02 06:37

Florida Politics - Campaigns & Elections. Lobbying & Government.

Floridapolitics - 2019-02-01 18:01

HDP candidates met people in Van and Mardin

ANF - 2019-02-01 10:03
Before the upcoming local elections set for March, Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) is meeting people and introducing its candidates. ...

Kurdish votes will decide Turkey’s March elections – HDP | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-31 08:46

Iraq parliamentary elections: what’s at stake? | The Week UK

Theweek - 2019-01-31 07:24

Turkey’s economy number one concern for voters ahead of local elections

Neweurope - 2019-01-30 21:30

Turkey arrests Kurdish mayoral candidate, 21 other women ahead of elections

Kurdistan24 - 2019-01-30 07:45

Kurdish woman in French communist list for EP elections

ANF - 2019-01-29 15:08
Communist Party of France (PCF) has put up activist Kurdish woman Cemile Renklicay as a candidate for the European Parliament elections to be held in May. ...

Opposition MP resigns over pro-Kurdish HDP’s indirect support of opposition alliance ahead of elections | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-29 08:02

‘No one can give us an ultimatum’: Venezuela’s Maduro rejects calls for new elections | Pakistan Today

Pakistantoday - 2019-01-27 19:31

Israel's early elections: How Trump accidentally exposed Netanyahu's bluff - Israel News - Haaretz.com

Haaretz - 2019-01-27 02:41

Venezuela crisis: Maduro given ultimatum by European leaders

BBC - 2019-01-27 02:08
A number of EU countries say they will recognise Venezuela's opposition if elections are not called. ...

Trump orders 'vast' effort to protect elections, amid warning US democracy 'in crosshairs' | US News | Sky News

SKY - 2019-01-25 17:51

Chris Hedges on Elections, “Christian Fascists,” and the Rot Within the American System

Theintercept - 2019-01-25 16:47

Democracy is not just about elections

Independentaustralia - 2019-01-24 19:10

Midterm elections 2018: why they are important for the world | The Week UK

Theweek - 2019-01-23 19:05

United States of America heads to the mid-term elections - Daily Star

Thedailystar - 2019-01-22 22:24

US elections 2016: How the entertainment world predicted a Trump presidency - BBC News

BBC - 2019-01-22 10:49

133 politicians murdered ahead of Mexico elections: study

Yahoo - 2019-01-21 18:07

Turkey's AKP deputy threatens with chaos ahead of local elections if his party loses | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-21 13:52

Donald Trump warns of ‘violence’ if Democrats win midterm elections | World News, The Indian Express

Indianexpress - 2019-01-21 13:49

Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan claims victory in dual elections as opposition urges caution on results - CBS News

Cbsnews - 2019-01-21 06:12

US Presidential Elections 2016: Key issues in the election race between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton | World News, The Indian Express

Indianexpress - 2019-01-21 03:11

Erdogan facing major test as voting ends in Turkey elections

Prothomalo - 2019-01-19 22:05

Sweden Forms Coalition Government Ending Political Deadlock

Waar Media - 2019-01-19 15:01
A coalition government was formed in Sweden on Friday after 130 days following the elections on Sept. 9, 2018. The government formed by the Social Democrats and the Green Party won the vote of confidence at the Swedish parliament. The parliament in Stock ...

The Takeaways From the 2018 Midterm Elections: Democrats Will Live to Fight Another Day

Yahoo - 2019-01-19 13:53

US elections: Faces of the campaign

Yahoo - 2019-01-19 12:52

Liberal group aims to maximize pressure on healthcare on GOP ahead of midterm elections

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-18 11:18

Kurds Opt Out of First Local Elections in Syria Since 2011

Voanews - 2019-01-18 10:59

U.S. elections: Democrats remain favored but Trump has pushed back | The Japan Times

Japantimes - 2019-01-18 10:59

“We do not organise elections to lose them” | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-18 03:58

HRW reports continued human rights violations in Turkey

ANF - 2019-01-17 12:04
The suspension of local democracy continued as the government maintained control of 94 municipalities won in the 2014 local elections by the HDP’s sister party, the Democratic Regions Party, said the HRW World Report 2019. ...

Trump signs major opioids legislation just in time for elections

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-16 23:09

Iraq's Kurdistan region to hold elections on Sept. 30 - Rudaw, citing PM - Egypt Today

Egypttoday - 2019-01-16 12:00

Iraq grapples with Iranian influence ahead of May elections | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-16 09:20

Turkey's elections explained in 100 and 500 words - BBC News

BBC - 2019-01-16 09:20

Trump, Erdogan Talk on Phone After Turkey Elections

Voanews - 2019-01-16 06:55

Trump warns of violence around midterm elections

EWN - 2019-01-16 03:31

Iraq’s 2018 Elections Aftermath: A Critical Situation for Christian Minorities | Small Wars Journal

Smallwarsjournal - 2019-01-16 02:23

Blowout jobs growth of 250,000 bolsters Trump, GOP before elections

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-16 01:28

US Elections 2020: Donald Trump Says "100 Per Cent" Sure To Seek Re-Election In 2020

NDTV - 2019-01-16 00:45

Kurds in Turkey unite to take aim at Ankara in elections

Al Monitor - 2019-01-15 22:34

Tough road for Iraq’s female candidates in May 12 elections | Arab News

Arabnews - 2019-01-15 21:49

Democrats crush GOP's 2010 midterm elections popular vote record with 60 million votes

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-15 13:41

Kurdish MP chairs first session in Armenian Parliament

ANF - 2019-01-15 13:03
In the early elections of December 9, 2018 in Armenia, Nikol Pashinyan’s “My Steps” bloc came first after winning 70.4% of the vote. ...

Trump tweets may bring new crisis ahead of Turkey elections | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-15 10:11

US mid-term elections: What is at stake? - BBC News

BBC - 2019-01-15 09:21

Midterm elections show that Trump didn't realign the Rust Belt

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-14 23:27

Rising costs main concern in Turkey’s March elections | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-14 23:12

Trump's tweets may bring new crisis period ahead of Turkey's elections | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-14 21:57

Carl Bernstein: Trump preparing to call midterm elections 'illegitimate' if Democrats take power

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-14 18:37

Donald Trump threatens to investigate DEMOCRATS after they win House in midterm elections | World | News | Express.co.uk

Express - 2019-01-14 18:35

WATCH: Rally No. 2 for Trump on eve of 2018 midterm elections in Indiana

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-14 18:09

What Trump's travel schedule means for the midterm elections

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-14 16:27

US midterm elections warning: Democrats MOBILISED by Trump migrant caravan rhetoric | World | News | Express.co.uk

Express - 2019-01-14 15:07

Brenda Snipes out as Broward County elections chief

Washingtonexaminer - 2019-01-14 15:02

HDP co-chair: Local elections are the beginning of a new process

ANF - 2019-01-14 08:54
HDP’s Temelli saluted the HDK congress and pledged to continue strengthening congress policies. ...

Voters In Iraq's 3 Kurdish Regions Hold Parliamentary Elections : NPR

NPR - 2019-01-13 14:48

Iraq provincial elections set for November 16

Rûdaw - 2019-01-13 13:35

Iraq Sets Provincial Election for End of 2019

BAS News - 2019-01-13 13:10
ERBIL — The Iraqi parliament on Sunday set the provincial elections for 16th November this year. According to first deputy parliament speaker, Hassan Kaabi, the decision was made after a meeting between parliament’s legal committee and Iraq’s Independent ...

Iraq’s Kurds hold elections for regional parliament | World News, The Indian Express

Indianexpress - 2019-01-13 00:54

Democracy “Gabard” announces her Candidacy for the US Presidential Elections 2020

Waar Media - 2019-01-12 17:10
US House of Representatives Democrat Tulsi Gabard has announced her intention to run for president in the United States in 2020. This came during statements made by Gabard to the network “CNN” on Friday, indicating that she will announce her candidacy of ...

Iraqi Kurds gear up for elections - Times Of Oman

Timesofoman - 2019-01-12 06:57

KESK: Local elections will be a sort of referendum

ANF - 2019-01-11 16:04
The Public Workers union to support candidates who pledged their commitment to the building of a free, equal, pluri-cultural and pluri-lingual society. ...

Israel’s early elections: Netanyahu’s best defense

PRI - 2019-01-10 14:32

HDP announced candidates for 41 cities and towns

ANF - 2019-01-09 15:33
Local elections will take place in Turkey on March 31. ...

Need for International Unity as DR Congo Awaits Electoral Results

International Crisis Group - 2019-01-09 01:11
The Democratic Republic of Congo awaits the official results of 30 December 2018 elections, amid hints that unofficial numbers show an opposition presidential candidate winning. Conflicting tallies could spark violence. Outside powers should stand togeth ...

Turkey Elections Are Referendum on Ergodan | Al Jazeera America

Aljazeera - 2019-01-08 21:02

Brasil set for an era of internal tensions

ANF - 2019-01-08 09:39
The first challenges for the President and his first measures announced an era of heavy social tensions in a country left much polarized after the elections. ...

Ahead of elections, Turkish opposition angered at new electoral body amendment - Al Arabiya English

Alarabiya - 2019-01-07 15:09

Deputy chair says ruling AKP has Ankara, İstanbul ‘in the bag’ in local elections | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-06 23:16

HDP to announce alliance with 7 Kurdish parties ahead of local elections | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-06 21:19

Threats against Turkey's pro-Kurdish party ahead of local elections | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-06 12:35

US deploys 80 troops over possible violence in DRC

Waar Media - 2019-01-05 14:00
U.S. President Donald Trump said Friday that 80 military personnel have been deployed to Gabon due to the possibility of violent demonstrations in nearby Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) over its recent presidential elections. In a letter to congressio ...

Parties eligible for the election in Turkey announced

ANF - 2019-01-02 15:13
The Supreme Board of Elections has announced the political parties eligible to participate in the local elections. ...

Three months since elections no sight of new KRG cabinet

Rûdaw - 2019-01-02 11:39

Kick off for March 31 local elections in Turkey

ANF - 2019-01-01 14:51
The March 31 local elections campaign period is starting in Turkey. ...

Coalition partners vote to dissolve Knesset; early elections scheduled for April 9

Noqreport - 2018-12-31 13:54

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