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 2019-05-26 23:06 

ANA-MPA

PM Tsipras says he will declare national elections...

Prime Minister and SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras said that after the second round of the......

 2019-05-26 22:42 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Verhofstadt: EPP and S&D now having to cooperate with ALDE, Greens...

Guy Verhofstadt, leader of The Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe (ALDE) European Parliament group said Sunday's voting projections indicate the European Parliament will have a "new balance of power," and that the long-dominant cons...

 2019-05-26 22:40 

Zero Hedge

How To Prevent Debate While Claiming To Be In Favor Of It...

Via Golem XIV's blog, When I look around at the state of public discourse in 'the West' what strikes me is that everyone says they want to have a reasoned and rational debate but say that the reason it doesn't happen is because the 'ot...

 2019-05-26 22:40 

RT.com

'Looks like a big win': Nigel Farage's Brexit party sailing to victory in EU elections exit polls...

The euroskeptic Brexit Party headed by former UKIP leader Nigel Farage is looking at a solid victory in the European elections, early exit polls show, placing it at about 30 percent, over 20 percent ahead of the Conservatives....

 2019-05-26 22:27 

Sputnik International

Yemeni Houthis Release 66 Prisoners Under Exchange Agreements - Reports...

BEIRUT (Sputnik) - The Houthi movement announced the release of 66 prisoners under the exchange agreements, Head of the National Committee for Prisoners Affairs Abdulqader Mortada said, as cited by local media....

 2019-05-26 22:24 

ANA-MPA

Varoufakis: Mera25 is launching its campaign for Greece's national elections...

Mera25 party leader and former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis on Sunday night said that......

 2019-05-26 22:23 

Sputnik International

Three Arab Leaders to Attend Saudi Meeting Amid Tensions With Iran Report...

The meeting will precede the Organization for Islamic Cooperation (OIC) summit, scheduled for the next day. Three leaders have confirmed their participation, while three more states have not yet announced their representatives....

 2019-05-26 22:21 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

European elections: how they all performed...

The 2019 European elections produced, as predicted, Marina Kaljurand (SDE) as most popular candidate on 66,143 votes, 19.7 percent of the vote - more than any entire party, other than Reform, and obviously her own. Again, there were no suprises with the m...

 2019-05-26 22:15 

Zero Hedge

Morgan Stanley: If The Trade War Doesn't End Soon, It Will Cause Enough Economic Erosion To Crash Markets...

Authored by Michael Zezas, Chief Public Policy strategist at Morgan Stanley Investors are obsessed, trying to figure out what happens next in the US/China trade dispute. Will the US call China? What do the negotiators really think? Does this last three we...

 2019-05-26 22:14 

ANA-MPA

Gennimata: KINAL has acquired a new dynamic...

The Greek people have disapproved of Prime Minister and SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras and his......

 2019-05-26 22:05 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Nearly 700 Test Positive For HIV In Pakistani City...

Pakistan's Health Minister said nearly 700 people, most of them children, have tested HIV positive in a city in the country's south....

 2019-05-26 22:02 

Sputnik International

Le Pen Calls for Dissolving Parliament as Her Party Wins France's EU Vote...

PARIS (Sputnik) - Marine Le Pen, the leader of France's right-wing National Rally (RN) party, has called for dissolving the lower house after an exit poll showed that her party is on track to win the country's European Parliament elections....

 2019-05-26 21:58 

Zero Hedge

Cryptos Are Exploding Higher, Bitcoin At 12-Month Highs...

The cryptocurrency market cap surged above $260 billion in early Asian trading tonight as the entire space legs to a new cycle high, led by Litecoin with Bitcoin hitting 12-month highs. Source: CoinMarketCap.com Litecoin is up around 12% in the last hour ...

 2019-05-26 21:50 

Zero Hedge

Iraq Sentences French ISIS Fighters To Death...

Three French citizens who joined ISIS and have been sentenced to death in Iraq, after being found guilty of joining the Islamic militant group. The men, Kevin Gonot, Leonard Lopez and Salim Machou were three of 14 French nationals belonging to the Islamic...

 2019-05-26 21:40 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Reform win European election, SDE's Kaljurand by far most popular candidate...

As they did in the March general election, the Reform Party won the European election, with 87,158 votes, taking two MEP seats, with Andrus Ansip and Urmas Paet. The Social Democratic Party finished second, with 77,384 votes, the bulk of these for its num...

 2019-05-26 21:33 

RT.com

Israel's political future in limbo as Netanyahu struggles to form coalition...

Israel might be heading into another early election as Benjamin Netanyahu has so far failed to form an uneasy right-wing coalition in his last-ditch attempt just days before the deadline on Wednesday....

 2019-05-26 21:32 

ANA-MPA

KKE optimistic over final election result...

The Communist party (KKE) said that it wll monitor the results for all three elections (EU......

 2019-05-26 21:27 

Radio Prague

Czech EU elections: turnout high, ANO wins, opposition parties gain...

The centre-right ANO party of Prime Minister Andrej Babi, as expected,won the European Parliament elections. ANO won 6 seats, the Civic Democrats 4, the Pirates 3, the alliance betweenTOP 09 and Mayors and Independents 3, and the Christian Democrats 2.The...

 2019-05-26 21:25 

Zero Hedge

Silver Specs Signal It's Time To Start Buying...

Authored by John Rubino via DollarCollapse.com, The gold futures market took a big step towards bullish — or at least neutral — in the past week. Speculators (usually wrong at big turning points) scaled back their long bets while commercials (...

 2019-05-26 21:24 

RT.com

Le Pen calls on Macron to dissolve National Assembly after EU elections results...

Marine Le Pen has called on French President Emmanuel Macron to dissolve the National Assembly after her party took over the bloc led by the French president in European elections....

 2019-05-26 21:23 

ANA-MPA

New Democracy leads in Euroelections with 32.8 pct, SYRIZA follows with 24 pct...

New Democracy (ND) is leading Europarliament results with gets 32.8 percent, according to......

 2019-05-26 21:12 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Opinion polls bang on money in European Parliament election results...

The European parliamentary election results for Estonia are in, and have proved almost what the polls predicted, with the Reform Party getting two seats as projected, the Social Democratic Party (SDE) getting two, with the most popular candidate, Marina K...

 2019-05-26 21:04 

Sputnik International

Tsipras Calls for Snap General Elections in Greece - Reports...

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said Sunday he would call for snap general elections in the country after 2 June, Reuters and AFP reported....

 2019-05-26 21:04 

LSM.LV

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European Parliament election results announced...

Latvia's Central Election Commission has announced the provisional results of the 2019 European Parliament elections....

 2019-05-26 21:00 

Zero Hedge

Former CNN Contributors Slam 'Hate Trump' Network That 'Openly Despises Conservatives'...

A spate of conservatives who used to be employed by CNN have come forward with claims that they were driven out by the network's rampant "anti-Trump" bias and a culture that " openly despises conservatives. " "Most of us got squeez...

 2019-05-26 21:00 

RT.com

EU elections over: Exit polls show surge for right-wing & green parties amid high turnout...

The EU Parliament's three-day elections have concluded across Europe. The polls attracted a record number of voters, not seen in over two decades, while exit polls signal the expected rise of right-wing parties is accurate....

 2019-05-26 20:58 

ANA-MPA

Charitsis: Excellent coordination and voters' maturity led to success of complicated electoral process...

The electoral process was completed successfully, Greek Interior Minister Alexis Charitsis said......

 2019-05-26 20:43 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Gallery: Parties election night soirees in full swing...

As they did on general election night in March, most of the major parties are having, well, parties as they wait for the European Parliament results to come in, though these are generally more modest affairs this time, ERR's online news in Estonian re...

 2019-05-26 20:35 

Zero Hedge

"Wikipedia Is... Broken," Controlled By Special Interests & Bad Actors Says Co-Founder...

Authored by Sharyl Attkisson, I've done quite a bit of reporting about how Wikipedia is definitely not "the encyclopedia anyone can edit." It's become a vehicle for special interests to control information. Agenda editors are able to preve...

 2019-05-26 20:34 

Sputnik International

Finland Beats Canada 3-1, Wins Gold at Ice Hockey World Championship Finals...

The Finnish national ice hockey team advanced to the finals of the 2019 IIHF World Championship in Slovakia after defeating the Russian team in a semifinal encounter on Saturday....

 2019-05-26 20:32 

ANA-MPA

Int. Min. Charitsis: Excellent coordination and voters' maturity led to success of complicated electoral process...

The electoral process was completed successfully, Greek Interior Minister Alexis Charitsis said......

 2019-05-26 20:20 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Grzin e-vote cancellation bid rebuffed by Electoral Committee...

The Electoral Committee (VVK) has overruled a complaint from Igor Grzin (Centre). Grzin, who formerly sat as an MEP for the Reform Party, ran for Centre at the current election, and argued that the e-vote should be cancelled, ERR's online news in Esto...

 2019-05-26 20:14 

Sputnik International

Saudi King Invites Qatar's Emir to Summits in Mecca - Report...

Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud ha reportedly invited Qatar's Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani to attend two summits in Mecca, Reuters reported citing a Qatar Foreign Ministry director of information....

 2019-05-26 20:08 

Sputnik International

Pagenaud Wins 103 Running of the Indianapolis 500...

French racing driver Simon Pagenaud held off a final-lap charge by Alexander Rossi to win the 103rd Indianapolis 500 on Sunday....

 2019-05-26 19:57 

Zero Hedge

Top Democrat Slams "Studio Gangster" Trump...

Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-NY) said on Sunday that President Trump is a "studio gangster" - talking tough but not backing it up, after Trump walked out on an infrastructure meeting last week with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) and Chuck Schumer (D...

 2019-05-26 19:45 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Tunne Kelam to EU Parliament newcomers: represent Estonia, not your party...

Tunne Kelam (Isamaa/EPP) ran in his fourth European parliamentary elections on Sunday, having been an MEP since 2004. Appearing on ETV current affairs show "Aktuaalne kaamera", he passed on some of his wisdom ahead of the results....

 2019-05-26 19:43 

RT.com

AG Barr to 'consult' with intelligence over 'Russiagate' declassifications which prompted MSM panic...

US Attorney General William Barr is expected to seek advice from the intelligence community on how best to declassify data regarding what prompted the Russiagate probe a prospect that has caused some panic among its proponents....

 2019-05-26 19:37 

TASS

Armenian PN, Chinese top diplomat discuss regional, global security...

The sides also discussed issues of expanding ties in a number of areas under the bilateral agreements...

 2019-05-26 19:37 

TASS

Economist Gitanas Nauseda leading presidential polls in Lithuania...

The voter turnout was 53.43%...

 2019-05-26 19:36 

TASS

Voter turnout at elections to European Parliament nears unprecedented 51%...

At the previous elections to the European Parliament in 2014, the voter turnout was 42.61%...

 2019-05-26 19:34 

Sputnik International

At Least 30 Killed, 200 Missing as Boat Sinks on Lake in Western Congo - Reports...

According to local authorities, more than 80 people survived after a boat sank on lake Mai-Ndombe in Inongo, Congo on Saturday, AP reported....

 2019-05-26 19:33 

Zero Hedge

Macron Suffers Huge Blow With Defeat To Le Pen...

In what may be the biggest shock from today's European parliamentary elections, President Emmanuel Macron is set to suffer a blow with French voters set to hand a victory to Marine Le Pen's National Rally, picking the vocal Eurosceptic and nationa...

 2019-05-26 19:31 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Majlis Podcast: Tajikistan's Dangerous Prisons...

Violence in Tajikistan's Vahdat prison on May 19 left 32 people dead -- 29 prisoners and three prison guards, the second mass-casualty prison riot in just six months....

 2019-05-26 19:19 

ANA-MPA

KINAL optimistic over result of EU elections...

Movement for Change (KINAL) expressed its satisfaction over the results of the exit polls as......

 2019-05-26 19:13 

Sputnik International

Terrorist Rocket Launches Leave 5 Civilians Dead, 12 Injured - Russian MoD...

Terrorists from the the Hayat Tahrir al-Sham terrorist group launched 38 rockets from the Idlib de-escalation zone on Syria's As Suqaylabiyah, leaving 5 civilians dead and 12 more injured, Major General Viktor Kupchishin the commander of the Russian c...

 2019-05-26 19:09 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Over 1,600 EU citizens resident in Estonia vote in elections...

European Union citizens resident in Estonia had the option to vote in the European Elections here, rather than their home countries. Over 1,600 did just that, according to a report on ETV current affairs show "Aktuaalne kaamera."...

 2019-05-26 19:07 

Sputnik International

Poland's Ruling Law and Justice Party Ahead in EU Vote - Reports...
 2019-05-26 19:05 

Zero Hedge

"The Fund Went Seriously Wrong This Month" - The World's Most Bearish Hedge Fund Suffers Spectacular Loss...

According to (always wrong) conventional wisdom, anybody who has remained bearish on global markets since the financial crisis has not only lost a boatload of money, but has missed out on the opportunity to cash in on one of the most torrid bull markets i...

 2019-05-26 19:05 

Sputnik International

'Disaster-Predicting Fish' Reportedly Spotted in Peru Days Before Earthquake...

The massive deep sea fish is popularly believed to appear on the ocean surface before an earthquake, with the creature's latest appearance possibly reinforcing this belief....

 2019-05-26 18:53 

KyivPost.com

EU Observer: European People's Party holds lead in parliament vote...

With 427 million possible voters, across 28 European Union countries, electing 751 members of the European Parliament, it's the second-biggest democratic vote in the world. The results will come thick and fast follow them as they come in here, via the...

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