Four Turkish opposition parties form parliamentary coalition to challenge Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan party

Muharrem Ince, Turkey’s main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) candidate for the upcoming snap presidential election, greets supporters as he starts his campaign in Ankara, Turkey, May 4, 2018. (Photo by Reuters) Four Turkish opposition parties have announced the forming of a coalition in an attempt to challenge Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan party in […]

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Russian police arrest opposition leader Alexei Navalny, supporters during unsanctioned anti-Putin protest

Russian police forces have arrested opposition leader Alexei Navalny during unsanctioned rallies against President Vladimir Putin’s fourth term. Navalny, his ally Nikolai Lyaskin and a number of their supporters were detained upon joining an anti-Putin rally in Moscow on Saturday. Monitoring group OVD-Info said that over 1,000 people were arrested across the country. In Moscow, an unsanctioned protest […]

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Armenia’s ruling Republican Party Vahram Baghdasaryan says new Prime Minister would be elected on May 8

This file photo shows Head of Armenia’s ruling Republican Party Vahram Baghdasaryan. The head of Armenia’s ruling Republican Party has announced that parliament will elect a new prime minister on May 8 as authorities struggle to end weeks of street protests that have gripped the country. Vahram Baghdasaryan said Thursday that his party would support […]

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