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Egypt's ousted Islamist president Mohamed Mursi dies after court hearing
Mursi, a top figure in the now-banned Muslim Brotherhood, had been in jail since being toppled by the military in 2013 after barely a year in power following mass protests against his rule
An overview of President López Obrador’s first 6 months in office
Analysts agree that the first six months of AMLO’s administration have elapsed with ups and downs
A questionable immigration deal avoids the worst crisis in U.S.-Mexico relations in recent years
Last-ditch negotiations resulted in a deal apparently satisfactory for both sides, hailed by the Mexican government as a victory since it averted the entry into force of a 5% tariff on Monday
Mexico offers to deploy 6,000 troops to southern border to avert tariffs
Trump warned the tariffs would go into effect on Monday if Mexico does not step up efforts to stem the flow of Central American migrants heading for the U.S.
Nayib Bukele sworn in, ending 2-party dominance in El Salvador
His presidency breaks three decades of bipartisanship between the conservative Nationalist Republican Alliance (ARENA) and the outgoing Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN)
Parliamentary election confirms the populist anti-European Union wave
The multinational parliament election has confirmed the growing power of populist, right-wing anti-European Union parties, despite the emergence of greens and centrists
Mexican senator suffers light injuries from explosive device
The entire floor was cordoned off by security officers and civil protection agents
Christine Lagarde congratulates AMLO for seeking inclusive growth
The managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) warned that poverty should be addressed without delay
Theresa May announces her resignation as UK Prime Minister
May said she would stand down on June 7, acknowledging that the support of her Conservative lawmakers had disappeared after her failure to deliver on Britain’s 2016 vote to leave the European Union
Huawei ban: heightened geoeconomic competition between the U.S. and China
Just as the Internet was born in a military environment, the current dispute around telecom giant Huawei barely hides the heightened competition between the United States and China for geoeconomic supremacy