A man casts his vote during presidential elections at a polling ...
Feb 21st, 2012
(Reuters) - A man casts his vote during presidential elections at a polling station in Al Hasaba neighborhood in Sanaa February 21, 2012. Yemenis vote on Tuesday for a successor to President Ali Abdullah Saleh in hopes of ending a year-long struggle that began with mass protests to oust him and almost led to the collapse of the state. REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah (YEMEN - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS) -
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - Greek state TV and radio were gradually pulled off the air late Tuesday, hours after the government said it would temporarily close all state-run broadcasts and lay off about 2,500 workers as part of a cost-cutting drive demanded by the bailed-out country's international creditors. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Moderate cleric Hasan Rowhani was declared the winner of Iran's presidential vote on Saturday after gaining support among many reform-minded Iranians looking to claw back a bit of ground after years of crackdowns and now resets the country's political order. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]
KUWAIT CITY (AP) - Kuwait's constitutional court forced new parliamentary elections Sunday, dissolving the current chamber on the basis of flaws in the election law, the state news agency reported. The decision may set the stage for a new wave of political showdowns in the Gulf nation. (Source: Associated Press)... [Full Article]