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Le Pen tops poll for French presidency

Opinion poll highlights threat posed by the National Front leader to France’s mainstream politicians ahead of the next presidential election Asia homepage

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Widodo to stand for Indonesian presidency

The governor of Jakarta and popular politician receives backing to contest July’s presidential election in southeast Asia’s biggest economy Asia homepage

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Army chiefs back Sisi for run at Egypt presidency – Financial Times

AFP Army chiefs back Sisi for run at Egypt presidencyFinancial TimesThe generals overseeing Egypt's armed forces gave their blessing to a presidential bid by country's defence minister, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, just hours after he was promoted to field marshal by … Continue reading

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Egypt’s Sisi poised to announce presidency bid – Reuters UK

CTV News Egypt's Sisi poised to announce presidency bidReuters UKCAIRO (Reuters) – Three years after the "Arab Spring" toppled Hosni Mubarak, a secretive general with a cult-like following is expected to announce his candidacy for the presidency of Egypt ahead … Continue reading

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Praise, Traffic as Greece Assumes EU Presidency – ABC News

Economic Times Praise, Traffic as Greece Assumes EU PresidencyABC NewsEuropean Union leaders praised Greece's efforts to fix its crisis-hit economy Wednesday, as the country formally assumed the bloc's rotating presidency amid strict police security that left traffic in the capital … Continue reading

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Egypt: interim presidency appoints PM and vice-president – The Guardian

The Guardian Egypt: interim presidency appoints PM and vice-presidentThe GuardianEgypt's military-backed interim presidency moved to implement a speedy transition to civilian rule yesterday, appointing the economist Hazem el-Beblawi as prime minister and the internationally known opposition leader, Mohamed ElBaradei, as …Egypt … Continue reading

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Egypt’s army drives Mohammed Morsi from presidency and power in dramatic … – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Egypt's army drives Mohammed Morsi from presidency and power in dramatic …Telegraph.co.ukMr Morsi, who had earlier refused to resign, was told at 7pm local time he was no longer president as Egypt's military seized control in a coup. As … Continue reading

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Egypt’s presidency defies threat of military coup – The Guardian

The Guardian Egypt's presidency defies threat of military coupThe GuardianMohamed Morsi's regime has indicated that it will not give in to the threat of a military coup, just hours after the Egyptian army gave it 48 hours to placate the … Continue reading

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Egypt protesters give Mohammed Morsi deadline to quit presidency – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Egypt protesters give Mohammed Morsi deadline to quit presidencyTelegraph.co.ukMillions of people filled Tahrir Square on Sunday night and blocked all the main arteries of the north-west of Cairo, around the presidential palace, called for Mr Morsi to "Arhal", or … Continue reading

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Two Iranians Are Barred From Seeking Presidency – New York Times

The Hindu Two Iranians Are Barred From Seeking PresidencyNew York TimesTEHRAN — The decision on Tuesday to bar the presidential candidacy of Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani, a founding father of the revolution and a former president, shocked Iranians, particularly the … Continue reading

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