Presidential elections

'Maidan Generation' pushes on with reforms despite setbacks

Today, a stubborn handful are still pushing through reforms despite setbacks and disappointments as the country readies for the first round of a highly unpredictable presidential elections.

published on : 29th March 2019

Far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro takes first round in Brazil's election

Brazil's far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro wins nearly half the votes in the country's first-round presidential election, marking a major shift to the right in South America's largest nation.

published on : 8th October 2018

US President Donald Trump says son sought information on Hillary Clinton from Russians

Donald Trump said on Sunday that his son met with Russians in 2016 at Trump Tower to get information on his opponent Hillary Clinton, saying it was "totally legal" and "done all the time in politics"

published on : 6th August 2018

Donald Trump says Vladimir Putin personally responsible for election meddling

In an interview with CBS News, President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he holds Russian President Vladimir Putin personally responsible for Russia's meddling in the 2016 US presidential election.

published on : 19th July 2018

Putin, friend or foe? Russia looms over French election

As France's presidential election approaches, the issue of ties with Russia has been thrown into the campaign spotlight. 

published on : 11th April 2017

Clinton urges voters not to "stay on the sidelines"

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton is joined by Gold Star father Khizr Khan in urging supporters to be sure to vote in the presidential election.

published on : 7th November 2016