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Greek conservative leader Antonis Samaras told President Karolos Papouliason Wednesday he had the numbers to form a stable, long term government with centre-left parties following his victory in Sunday's general election.
"Our efforts have yielded a parliamentary majority to form a durable government," Samaras, head of the centre-right New Democracy party, told the head of state following talks with his traditional rivals, the Socialist PASOK party and the smaller Democratic Left.
Foreign secretary says UK would likely agree to US request to strike regime forces
Crews rescued after surveillance ship hits freighter near entrance to Bosphorus
Comments follow monitoring group's claims that armed groups increasingly acting independently
German Chancellor asks Ankara to address European concerns over constitutional changes
Recently-appointed PM Saadeddine Othmani vows to continue march towards political reform
Refugees capable of extraordinary things if given chance, new goodwill ambassador of UN refugee agency, Yusra Mardini, says
The announcement late Wednesday raised international tension over Venezuela, where unrest has left 28 people dead this month.
The Extraordinary African Chambers, a body created by Senegal and the African Union (AU), sentenced Habre last May to life behind bars, an unprecedented ruling seen as a blow to the impunity long enjoyed by repressive rulers on the continent.
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OAS delegates likely to discuss proposal of emergency meeting to deliberate on Venezuela's case
Stores were closed and roads empty across the West Bank, the Palestinian territory occupied by Israel for 50 years.
Ramush Haradinaj wanted in Serbia to face war crimes charges
Angela Merkel has toughened her stance on the UK, saying that the country will not be entitled to the same rights as EU members
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FETO-linked Washington Strategy Group reportedly retains Gotham Government Relations & Communications for $20,000 a month
Order potentially allows development in national monument areas