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New post for www.presidential-power.com: Lithuania – Smear campaign against the president or pre-election tactics?
In my new post for www.presidential-power.com, I look at the alleged Russian smear campaign against Lithuanian president Dalia Grybauskaitė that was recently revealed through the leak of a confidential report of the Lithuanian secret service and discuss its effects on Grybauskaitė’s chances of re-election in May 2014. 17 more words
Since 2014 is around the corner, Hamid Karzai decided to hold a nation-wide gathering called “Loya Jirga”, literary means Great Assembly. Aside from the annals of Great Assembly, the last assembly was hosted in Kabul with the presence of thousands of public representatives(?) who came from all over the country to discuss strategic agreement between Afghan government and its US counterpart. 221 more words
We should be very, very alarmed when it makes national news that the right-wingers in our country have gotten so unpopular, so un-intellectual, so un-abashedly misogynist, so out of touch that they have now proposed to permanently rig, in their favor, the presidential election.
Former president of Chile Michelle Bachelet won the first round of the general election that took place on Sunday, after campaigning on promises of major changes in education, health, social security and taxes. 182 more words