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UK dissolves Parliament ahead of the 2024 general election

UK Parliament will disband ahead of the July general election. Prime Minister (PM) Rishi Runak called the snap election, scheduled for July 4, last week. The call comes amid dwindling poll numbers…

South Africa Reserve Bank releases interest rates

South Africa’s Reserve Bank (SARB) will today release its interest rate decision following yesterday’s general elections. After marginally avoiding a recession last year, Pretoria’s economy showed a slight bounce back during the…

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US Secretary of State Blinken to visit Moldova

Today, the US Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrives in Chisinau to meet with Moldovan President Maia Sandu and other government officials. Blinken is expected to announce a new “support package” for…

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South Africa to hold general elections today

South African general elections will be held today. Analysts are reporting that the center-left African National Congress (ANC) is expected to garner less than a 50% majority vote for the first time…

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Ireland, Norway, and Spain to recognize a Palestine state

Three European heads of government—Spain, Ireland, and Norway—jointly announced last Wednesday that their countries would formally recognize a Palestinian state effective today. The leaders clarified that their move was neither against Israel…

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Senegal to launch new online platform for judicial reforms

Senegal has launched a new online platform today as part of a national dialogue on judicial reforms where citizens will be able to input their views. The platform, called “Jubanti,” or “redress,”…