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Emmanuel Macron wins French presidential election in landslide

Emmanuel Macron wins French presidential election in landslide Mon, 08 May, 2017

Emmanuel Macron was elected French president on Sunday with a business-friendly vision of European integration, defeating Marine Le Pen, a far-right nationalist who threatened to take France out of the European Union.
Venezuelan women protest against President Maduro

Venezuelan women protest against President Maduro Sat, 06 May, 2017

Dressed in white and chanting "Liberty!", tens of thousands of women opposed to Venezuela's socialist President Nicolas Maduro marched on Saturday, proffering roses to security forces who blocked their way.
Clashes as Venezuelans protest constitution plan

Clashes as Venezuelans protest constitution plan Wed, 03 May, 2017

Venezuelan police fired tear gas and protesters hurled gasoline bombs as thousands rallied Wednesday in anger at President Nicolas Maduro's plan to rewrite the constitution.
EU leaders unanimously agree on negotiating guidelines for Brexit

EU leaders unanimously agree on negotiating guidelines for Brexit Sat, 29 Apr, 2017

European Union leaders vowed Saturday to stand shoulder-to-shoulder behind their negotiating team during the divorce proceedings with Britain and warned that demands from British Prime Minister Theresa May will be dealt with "firmly."
Macedonian police fire stun grenades after protesters storm parliament

Macedonian police fire stun grenades after protesters storm parliament Thu, 27 Apr, 2017

Macedonian police fired stun grenades on Thursday evening to disperse protesters outside the parliament and clear the way for the evacuation of lawmakers still in the building.
Merkel, May draw Brexit battle lines

Merkel, May draw Brexit battle lines Thu, 27 Apr, 2017

Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday accused the other 27 EU countries of lining up to oppose Britain over Brexit after Germany's Angela Merkel said the UK should have no "illusions" over the exit process.
Hollande urges French voters to block Le Pen

Hollande urges French voters to block Le Pen Mon, 24 Apr, 2017

 French President Francois Hollande on Monday urged voters to reject far-right leader Marine Le Pen in next month's presidential runoff against pro-EU candidate Emmanuel Macron.
France votes for new president amid high security

France votes for new president amid high security Sun, 23 Apr, 2017

France voted Sunday under heavy security in the first round of the most unpredictable presidential election in decades, with the outcome seen as vital for the future of the beleaguered European Union.
Venezuela braces for new protest in wave of unrest

Venezuela braces for new protest in wave of unrest Sat, 22 Apr, 2017

Venezuela braced for new marches Saturday against President Nicolas Maduro, after the death toll climbed to 20 in three weeks of violence at protests demanding the leftist leader's ouster.
Venezuelan protests against government leave two students dead

Venezuelan protests against government leave two students dead Wed, 19 Apr, 2017

Two Venezuelan students died on Wednesday after being shot during protests against unpopular leftist President Nicolas Maduro, increasing turmoil in the volatile nation amid a brutal economic crisis.
Britain's May wins parliament's backing for June 8 snap election

Britain's May wins parliament's backing for June 8 snap election Wed, 19 Apr, 2017

Prime Minister Theresa May won parliament's backing for an early election on Wednesday, a vote she said would strengthen her hand in divorce talks with the European Union and help heal divisions in Britain.
British PM May calls for early election to strengthen Brexit hand

British PM May calls for early election to strengthen Brexit hand Tue, 18 Apr, 2017

British Prime Minister Theresa May called on Tuesday for an early election on June 8, saying she needed to strengthen her hand in divorce talks with the European Union by bolstering support for her Brexit plan.
Erdogan slams criticism of disputed Turkey poll

Erdogan slams criticism of disputed Turkey poll Mon, 17 Apr, 2017

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday angrily rejected criticism by international monitors of a referendum granting him extra powers that was disputed by the opposition and exposed bitter divisions in the country.
Turkey's Kurds vote in key referendum battleground

Turkey's Kurds vote in key referendum battleground Sun, 16 Apr, 2017

 Hoping above all for peace after months of violence as well as fair representation, Turkey's Kurds on Sunday voted in a key referendum whether to expand President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's powers.
Basque group ETA hands over tons of weapons to France

Basque group ETA hands over tons of weapons to France Sat, 08 Apr, 2017

The Basque separatist group ETA on Saturday gave French authorities a list of eight caches where police found weapons, ammunition and explosives — a crucial move toward disarmament and a definitive end to its decades-long violent struggle to carve out a homeland on the French-Spanish border.

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Venezuelan women protest against President Maduro

Dressed in white and chanting "Liberty!", tens of thousands of women opposed to Venezuela's socialist President Nicolas Maduro marched on Saturday, pr ...

Protesters Storm Macedonia Parliament

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Is Lenin still In? The 100 years after the October Revolution

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