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Maldives’ president concedes opposition won Sunday’s election and says on state TV, “I know I have t

MALE, Maldives (AP) – Maldives’ president concedes opposition won Sunday’s election and says on state TV, “I know I have to step down now.” Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC. The Washington Times Comment Policy [...]
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Fears of Maldives Crisis Ease After President Concedes Election Loss

MALÉ, Maldives — The Maldives’ Elections Commission on Monday declared a resounding presidential election victory for the opposition candidate, and after hours of tense waiting, the country’s authoritarian incumbent conceded [...]
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Maldives Election Tests a Young Democracy Caught in a Global Power Struggle

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NEW DELHI — As people voted on Sunday in the isolated scattering of islands known as the Maldives, their shaky democracy faced the crush of a geopolitical struggle between China, India and the West. The autocratic president, Abdulla [...]
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Protesters Shut Afghan Election Offices as Political Crisis Brews

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KABUL, Afghanistan — Protesters demanding anti-fraud measures shut down the offices of Afghanistan’s election commission in three of the country’s major provinces on Saturday, just weeks before a vote for Parliament, the latest [...]
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Trump approves sanctions on foreigners for election meddling

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President Trump signed an order Wednesday creating an mechanism that automatically slaps sanctions on foreign countries or people who interfere in U.S. elections. The moves comes amid the U.S. intelligence community’s heightened alerts about [...]
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The Latest: Sweden faces uncertainty after close election

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STOCKHOLM (AP) – The Latest on Sweden’s general election to renew the 349-seat Riksdag, the country’s Parliament (all times local): 1:00 p.m. A senior German official is describing the Sweden’s election, in which the governing party [...]
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Sweden faces weeks of uncertainty after close election

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STOCKHOLM (AP) – Sweden is facing weeks of political uncertainty after the country’s two rival blocs failed to secure a governing majority in elections that saw a boost for a far-right party amid growing discontent with large-scale [...]
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High stakes as 2-month sprint to Election Day begins

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WASHINGTON (AP) – Control of Congress and the future of Donald Trump’s presidency are on the line as the primary season closes this week, jump-starting a two-month sprint to Election Day that will test Democrats’ ability to harness [...]
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Sweden votes in election amid heated debate on immigration

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STOCKHOLM (AP) – Sweden went to the polls Sunday in a general election that is expected to be one of the most unpredictable and thrilling races in the Scandinavian country for decades amid heated debate on immigration. Sunday’s election [...]
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Sweden’s most significant election in years, at a glance

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STOCKHOLM (AP) – Sweden is holding a general election Sunday, the first since the country took in a record number of migrants from the Middle East and Africa in 2015 on top of the hundreds of thousands admitted before. While the borders [...]