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War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
4/29/2022 7:25:10 PM
The U.N. General Assembly is scheduled to vote on May 10 on a country to replace Russia on the world organization's leading human rights body following its suspension over allegations of horrific rights violations by Russian soldiers in Ukraine.

World - International
4/24/2022 11:10:08 AM
France began voting in a presidential runoff election Sunday with repercussions for Europe's future, with centrist incumbent Emmanuel Macron the front-runner but fighting a tough challenge from far-right rival Marine Le Pen.

War in Ukraine - Economy
4/7/2022 10:19:00 PM
Congress voted overwhelmingly Thursday to suspend normal trade relations with Russia and ban the importation of its oil, ratcheting up the U.S. response to Russia's invasion of Ukraine amid reports of atrocities.

War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
3/4/2022 3:06:36 PM
Russia appeared more isolated than ever following a historic vote at the UN Human Rights Council on Friday to launch an investigation into violations committed in Moscow's Ukraine war.

War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
3/2/2022 7:16:14 PM
The UN General Assembly voted Wednesday to demand that Russia stop its offensive in Ukraine and withdraw all troops, with nations from world powers to tiny island states condemning Moscow's actions.

World - International
1/30/2022 10:01:22 AM
Portugal votes Sunday in a tight election, with no party expected to garner a majority in parliament in a fragmented political landscape that could see the far right make huge gains.

World - International
1/23/2022 12:12:36 PM
Former premier Silvio Berlusconi bowed out of Italy's presidential election set for next week, claiming he had the votes to win but the country could ill-afford political divisions during the pandemic.

World - Region
1/12/2022 6:56:18 PM
Eight countries that include Iran, Venezuela and Sudan have lost their right to vote at the United Nations because of unpaid dues.

Sports - World
12/14/2021 9:56:21 PM
FIFPRO and FIFA announced the 23 players who received the most votes for the 2021 FIFA FIFPRO Men's World 11, the only global player award organised by the players and for the players.

World - International
12/12/2021 4:06:42 PM
Voters in the French island territory of New Caledonia chose overwhelmingly Sunday to stay part of France, in a referendum boycotted by pro-independence forces and closely watched around the South Pacific.

World - International
12/9/2021 11:27:53 AM
The US House of Representatives passed legislation restricting imports from China's Xinjiang region over its treatment of the Uyghur Muslim minority, as tensions continue to escalate between Washington and Beijing.

Sports - Africa
11/27/2021 10:21:58 PM
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) on Saturday backed a FIFA proposal for a biennial World Cup and voted in favour of an African Super League.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
11/18/2021 12:35:27 PM
Egypt was re-elected on Wednesday to the Executive Board of the United Nations’ Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) until 2025 with 130 votes, the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced in a statement on Wednesday.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
11/13/2021 4:37:32 PM
Egypt’s candidate, Ambassador Ahmed Fathallah, was elected member of the International Law Commission for the period from 2023 to 2027 after securing 159 votes in the elections at the UN premises in New York.

World - International
11/8/2021 12:57:34 PM
Nicaragua's incumbent Daniel Ortega won re-election with 75 percent of votes, according to official partial results announced Monday, securing a fourth consecutive five-year term for the long-term president.

Business - Tech
11/8/2021 9:36:52 AM
Twitter has spoken -- after Elon Musk polled his more than 62 million followers on whether he should sell 10 percent of his Tesla shares, by Sunday a majority had voted "yes."

World - International
11/5/2021 5:22:54 PM
Lawmakers were set to take key votes Friday on giant twin bills at the center of Joe Biden's $3 trillion blueprint to transform America's crumbling transport network and expand the welfare safety net on the biggest day so far of his presidency.

World - Region
10/8/2021 6:53:37 PM
As Iraq votes in parliamentary elections Sunday, here is a timeline of the troubled Middle Eastern country since the US-led invasion of 2003 that toppled Saddam Hussein.

World - International
9/25/2021 10:12:25 PM
Merkel had planned to keep a low profile in the election battle as she prepares to bow out of politics after 16 years in power

World - International
9/19/2021 9:07:42 PM
With just more than 10 percent of votes counted, United Russia had received 39.2 percent, Russia's central election commission said

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