Tunisians vote for new parliament

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Tunisians cast their votes for a new parliament in the second free election since the fall of dictator Ben Ali during 2011's Arab Spring.

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Former Haitian dictator “Baby Doc” dies at 63

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Báo Thanh Niên English 1 month(s) ago

Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier, whose lavish lifestyle and tyrannical 15-year rule in Haiti sparked a massive uprising that sent him into exile for a quarter century, dies on Haitian soil.

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Vietnam to rush last 1,000 workers out of Libya

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Vietnam to rush last 1,000 workers out of Libya

Another 184 Vietnamese workers were flown back home Sunday from Libya, where an escalating fighting is threatening to explode into civil war.

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Dictator nostalgia in Indonesia

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Báo Thanh Niên English 5 month(s) ago

Dictator nostalgia in Indonesia

Indonesia's election next month was supposed to be a progressive turning point: one reformer passing the baton to another, and promising to lift Southeast Asia's biggest economy. Instead, it's looking like a march backward in ways that should worry investors and world leaders alike.

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Indonesia votes in divisive presidential election

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Indonesia votes in divisive presidential election

Indonesians voted Wednesday in the tightest and most divisive presidential election since the downfall of dictator Suharto, pitting Jakarta governor Joko Widodo against ex-general Prabowo Subianto.

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Sarkozy detained in French influence-peddling probe

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Sarkozy detained in French influence-peddling probe

PARIS, July 1 - Nicolas Sarkozy on Tuesday became the first former French president to be placed in custody for questioning in a criminal investigation.

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Theatre presents comedy Blue/Orange

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VietNam News English 7 month(s) ago

The Dragonfly Theatre Company in cooperation with the Saigon Sound System will present English dramatist Joe Penhall's comedy Blue/Orange at the Q4 on May 16, 17 and 18.

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Pakistan wants to try former dictator Musharraf for treason

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 13 month(s) ago

Pakistan wants to try former dictator Musharraf for treason

Pakistan moved on Monday to put former military dictator Pervez Musharraf on trial for treason for suspending the constitution and declaring a state of emergency while he was in power.

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Fresh street clashes pressure Turkey government

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VietNam News English 19 month(s) ago 2 related news

Turkey's Islamist-rooted government faced growing pressure on Monday after angry demonstrators clashed for a third night with police in a nationwide wave of protests.

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A palace fit for a real king

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SaigonTimes English 21 month(s) ago

A palace fit for a real king

Having watched the Last King of Scotland movie about the murderous brute that was Ugandan dictator Idi Amin admirably played by Oscar winner Forest Whitaker as the fictional king, I was fortunate enough to visit the premises of the real last king of Vietnam Bao Dai.

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Venezuelans mourn Chavez as focus turns to funeral, then election

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Báo Tuổi Trẻ English 22 month(s) ago

Venezuelans mourn Chavez as focus turns to funeral, then election

Venezuelans mourned the death of Hugo Chavez and prepared on Wednesday for his body to lie in state as attention turns to a new election to succeed the socialist leader after 14 years of tumultuous and divisive rule.

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Arab Spring countries in turmoil two years on

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Báo Dân Trí English 25 month(s) ago

Arab Spring countries in turmoil two years on

Tunisians, already troubled by the rise of radical Islamists, are eyeing the political and economic paralysis gripping their country with a dismay shared across much of the region two years after the Arab Spring began.

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Somali lawmakers approve new prime minister

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Nhân dân English 27 month(s) ago

Somali lawmakers approve new prime minister

Somalia's newly appointed prime minister Abdi Farah Shirdon (Image: AFP)

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Ex-rebels attack Libya's Bani Walid, 5 killed: local sources

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Báo Dân Trí English 27 month(s) ago

Ex-rebels attack Libya's Bani Walid, 5 killed: local sources

Five Libyans were killed and scores wounded in clashes on Wednesday when ex-rebels linked to the army attacked Bani Walid, a former bastion of dictator Moamer Kadhafi, local sources said.

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Libya's parliament elects new prime minister

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Nhân dân English 28 month(s) ago

Libya's parliament elects new prime minister

Libya's parliament elected Wednesday a leading member in the country's oldest opposition movement to be its new prime minister.

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