• Power vacuum in Bolivia as Morales calls on opposition to ensure calm November 11, 2019
    Bolivia's Evo Morales called Monday on the opposition that ousted him to "pacify the country" after his shock resignation following weeks of protests over his disputed re-election left a power vacuum in the country. Shops and offices in La Paz were shuttered early Monday after looting broke out late Sunday in some parts of the […]
  • Poland Criticizes Netflix After ‘Terrible Mistake’ on Holocaust November 11, 2019
    (Bloomberg) -- Poland’s prime minister wrote an official letter to Netflix Chief Executive Officer Reed Hastings requesting that the media streaming company correct facts about the Holocaust in its “Devil Next Door” documentary series.The European Union member lurched into the international spotlight last year after its nationalist ruling Law & Justice party outlawed the phrase […]
  • Gambia takes Myanmar to top UN court over Rohingya campaign November 11, 2019
    Gambia filed the case on behalf of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation. Gambia's justice minister and attorney general, Abubacarr Marie Tambadou, told The Associated Press he wanted to "send a clear message to Myanmar and to the rest of the international community that the world must not stand by and do nothing in the face […]
  • Boris Johnson on Track for Win, With Majority on Knife Edge, Odds Say November 11, 2019
    (Bloomberg) -- Sign up to our Brexit Bulletin, follow us @Brexit and subscribe to our podcast.If you listen to bookmakers, the central question in the U.K. general election is not whether Boris Johnson will win, but by how much.Johnson is the overwhelming favorite to remain as prime minister after the Dec. 12 poll, according to bookmaker Paddy Power. At […]
  • Swedish police set up task force to combat gang violence November 11, 2019
    Swedish police said on Monday they would set up a special task force to deal with a wave of shootings and bombings linked to criminal gangs following the fatal shooting of a 15-year old in the city of Malmo at the weekend. Sweden has long held a reputation as being one of the safest countries […]