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World - International
1/12/2022 3:50:58 PM
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson Wednesday offered "heartfelt apologies" for attending a lockdown-breaching party held in his Downing Street garden, but deflected calls to resign as the opposition leader called him a "man without shame".

World - Africa
12/14/2021 1:06:25 PM
Ugandan opposition leader Bobi Wine said Tuesday that police had surrounded his residence and put him under house arrest ahead of a planned campaign rally for a local by-election.

World - Africa
12/11/2021 12:54:10 PM
Benin opposition leader Reckya Madougou was sentenced on Saturday to 20 years in prison for terrorism by a special court in the capital Porto-Novo after a brief trial that her lawyers condemned as a "political attack".

World - International
11/6/2021 8:24:22 PM
Thousands of Georgians rallied Saturday for the jailed opposition leader and ex-president Mikheil Saakashvili as fears grew for his health because of a hunger strike lasting several weeks.

World - International
10/20/2021 7:41:39 PM
Imprisoned Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny was awarded the European Union's top human rights prize Wednesday in a clear slap at President Vladimir Putin for his actions against his biggest domestic foe.

World - Africa
8/31/2021 12:49:27 PM
Freeman Mbowe and his supporters accuse police of torturing him in custody to force him to make a statement in the trial which opened under tight security, with most journalists banned from the courtroom by police

World - Region
6/20/2021 5:55:12 PM
Israeli opposition leader Benjamin Netanyahu and his family will leave the country's official prime minister's residence no later than July 10, Netanyahu and Israel's new prime minister said.

World - Region
6/13/2021 4:55:13 PM
Netanyahu is slated to become opposition leader later Sunday when parliament is expected to approve a vote of confidence in a new coalition formed by his opponents

World - Region
6/7/2021 12:06:31 PM
Mohtashamipour backed the opposition leaders Mir Hossein Mousavi and Mahdi Karroubi in Iran's Green Movement protests that followed the disputed 2009 re-election of then-President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

World - Region
5/30/2021 10:25:13 AM
A 28-day mandate for opposition leader to form a new government runs out on Wednesday, and media reports said he was close to putting together a coalition that would end Netanyahu's 12-year stretch as prime minister

World - Africa
5/6/2021 9:50:02 PM
Djimon Ore, president of the Front for Patriots of Democracy (FPD) party and a former communications minister, was detained at his house in the capital Lome

World - Region
5/5/2021 7:25:13 PM
President Reuven Rivlin announced his decision on live television a day after Netanyahu failed to cobble together a governing coalition by a midnight deadline

World - Africa
3/5/2021 5:31:08 PM
Hefty police deployments were in place around the law courts, presidential palace and National Assembly in the heart of the Senegalese capital

World - Africa
2/19/2021 1:35:35 PM
The report comes a year after South Sudan's unity government was formed, with former armed opposition leader Riek Machar again becoming President Salva Kiir's deputy

World - International
2/2/2021 2:26:16 PM
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny faced a court hearing Tuesday that could end with him being sent to prison for years and fuel more protests against the Kremlin

World - International
1/17/2021 1:21:19 PM
The 44-year-old opposition leader is flying back to Moscow after spending several months in Germany recovering from a poisoning attack that he said was carried out on the orders of President Vladimir Putin

World - International
12/16/2020 3:36:55 PM
Belarus has been gripped by four months of unprecedented anti-government demonstrations that erupted after a disputed presidential election in August which saw Lukashenko claim a sixth term in office

World - Africa
11/2/2020 11:03:56 PM
The opposition has demanded a re-run of the vote, citing what they called widespread suspected fraud, and called for protests against the outcome

World - International
10/26/2020 7:38:52 PM
Belarus opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanovskaya said supporters launched Monday a nationwide strike after her deadline expired for strongman Alexander Lukashenko to step down

World - International
10/7/2020 10:11:23 AM
Belarus opposition leader Tsikhanouskaya is meeting German officials Wednesday

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