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Germany's far-right AfD elects new faces for national polls

The head of Germany's right-wing populist Alternative for Germany (AfD) party, Frauke Petry, (C) congratulates Alexander Gauland (R) after his nomination together with Alice Weidel (Unseen) as the campaign co-leader of AfD's party for the next German general election, during the party congress at the Maritim Hotel in Cologne , western Germany, on April 23, 2017.


Emmanuel Macron poised to defeat Marine Le Pen in runoff

Emmanuel Macron poised to defeat Marine Le Pen in runoff

According to images published by the media, the demonstrators went along several streets and destroyed showcases and painted sings on walls to show their rejection to Macron and Le Pen. She promises protectionism. He praises German chancellor Angela Merkel for welcoming refugees. France's economy is among the sickest of the advanced countries.



Mazar-e-Sharif attack: Afghanistan Defense Minister, Army Chief resign

While Mattis is no stranger to Afghanistan - he served there and was also the head of U.S. Central Command - there are questions about what a few thousand additional U.S. "Some leaders must go!" said another user on Twitter . By the end, at least five attackers were killed and one was arrested, Araam said. US officials, speaking on the condition of anonymity, said there was now an inter-agency review under way, which could take several weeks, to determine the goals and milestones for the ...



North Korea detains third United States citizen

Yonhap described Kim as a former professor at the Yanbian University of Science and Technology in Yanji, Jilin, China. Last week, Vice President Mike Pence toured the demilitarized zone that separates the North from South Korea, and declared that "all options were on the table" and that Kim should not test the U.S.'s "strength and resolve".


Abe, Trump discuss North Korea amid rising tensions

Abe, Trump discuss North Korea amid rising tensions

According to Chinese state media, Xi told Trump China is strongly against any action that would violate UN Security Council resolutions and added that the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue can only be solved if all parties take responsibility and work together.



European Stocks Rally With CAC 40 After French Election Result

Some 300 people gathered at a peaceful protest at nearby Place de la Republique, waving red flags and dancing around the flames of a bonfire. Macron and far-right populist Marine Le Pen advanced Sunday to a runoff in France's presidential election, remaking the country's political system and setting up a showdown over its participation in the European Union.