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ACCRA (Reuters) – Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo on Monday named lawyer and governance specialist Jean Mensa to head the national electoral commission, dismaying the main opposition party which said Mensa was an unsuitable choice. FILE PHOTO: Ghana’s President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo listens during a news conference to mark the end of the Commonwealth Heads
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PHNOM PENH (Reuters) – Cambodia’s election organizers said on Monday they will investigate a complaint against about 30 former opposition party members for calling for a boycott of Sunday’s general election. A supporter of the ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) uses a mobile phone to photograph a portrait of CPP president Hun Sen during an
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BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) – An American Airlines flight carrying International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde made an emergency landing in Argentina shortly after taking off from Buenos Aires’ Ezeiza airport on Sunday, several local media outlets reported. International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde attends a news conference in Buenos Aires, Argentina, July
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LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May’s plans to leave the European Union are overwhelmingly opposed by the British public and more than a third of voters would support a new right-wing political party committed to quitting the bloc, according to a new poll. FILE PHOTO – Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson attends a cabinet meeting
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JERUSALEM (Reuters) – About 800 members of Syria’s White Helmets civil defense group and their families were evacuated via Israel to Jordan on Sunday from southwest Syria, where a Russian-backed Syrian government offensive is under way, media said. FILE PHOTO – Members of the Civil Defence, also known as the ‘White Helmets’, are seen inspecting
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