The trust she inspires was reinforced last week by pictures of Merkel and her husband, Joachim Sauer, wearing the same outfits they have worn for many years in a row, while they always visit the same hotel and stay in the same room.
Streets were deserted on Sunday as a minority of Venezuelans trickled to the polls to elect a constitutional super-body that unpopular leftist President Nicolas Maduro vowed would begin a new era of combat in the crisis-stricken nation.
The Communications Security Establishment, known as Canada’s electronic spy agency, is advising Ottawa on how to protect three general targets that could be attacked in an attempt to influence the 2019 federal election.
Those new spaces are part of a pledge aimed at giving 100,000 more children aged four and under access to licensed child care over five years.
The one-year countdown to the Ontario election has begun with all the major party leaders looking ahead to the vote on June 7, 2018, and appealing to the electorate.
We’re so old we can remember liberals telling us how awful it was to interfere in another country’s elections. If this dolt’s past endorsements are any indication, the Tories shouldn’t have any problem come Thursday.
President Vladimir Putin insisted Thursday that the Russian state has never United States or Europe.and scoffed at allegations that hackers could influence the outcome of elections in the
The progressive global elite is breathing a sigh of relief after “centrist” newcomer to electoral politics, Emmanuel Macron, defeated Marine Le Pen to become the next president of France. After the shocks of last year’s Brexit and the election of populist Donald Trump as president, the rejection of populist, nationalist, and anti-EU parties in Austria, the Netherlands, and now the second most important EU country suggests the tide has turned. But the Eurocrats and Europhiles shouldn’t start popping champagne corks yet. Like all of Europe, France’s problems run deep.
In a speech to graduating cadets of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps, which is loyal to the ayatollahs rather than the secular government, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei threatened harsh consequences for protesters who disrupt the presidential election in two weeks.
“Anyone wanting to take any measure against the country’s security in the election will certainly receive a hard reaction and slap in the face,” Khamenei promised.
As the late Nega Agha-Soltan well knew.
France has just done something that was once considered impossible: electing someone under 40 as its president, without the support of an established political party or campaign experience.
This may seem counter-intuitive, given the recent string of electoral loses that saw conservatives defeated by far-left candidates in Alberta, Ontario and in the federal campaign.
Despite these setbacks, Conservative Party faithful can hold their heads high going into their federal party convention later this month.
French president-elect Emmanuel Macron’s party on Thursday unveiled more than 400 candidates who will stand in parliamentary elections in June, with half of them newcomers to politics and half of them women.
Here’s how the day will play out.
Journalists could face criminal charges for violating laws preventing influence on vote.
After accusing the Front National (FN) candidate of ‘defamation’ on live television on Wednesday night, Mr Macron, 39, filed a complaint with the state prosecutor about the rumours, claiming that an online ‘fake news’ campaign had been mounted to influence voting.