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Saudi girls vote in regional elections for initial time

Posted December 13, 2015 06:44:34 Saudi Arabian females have voted for the 1st time in nearby council elections and have also stood as candidates. The step was hailed by some activists in the Islamic patriarchy as a historic alter, but by others as merely symbolic. “As a initial step it is a excellent achievement. Now…

French far-proper tops vote in 1st round of regional elections: exit poll

Posted December 07, 2015 06:59:09 France’s far-appropriate National Front topped the vote nationally in the first round of high-stakes regional elections on Sunday, exit polls showed. Boosted by fears more than the November 13 Islamic State attacks that killed 130 individuals in Paris, stubbornly higher unemployment and worries about immigration, Marine Le Pen’s party secured…

Egyptians vote in 2nd stage of parliamentary elections

By NOUR YOUSSEF and MARAM MAZEN, Related Press CAIRO (AP) — Egyptians in nearly half the nation, such as the capital Cairo, have been voting on Sunday in the second stage of parliamentary elections that will produce the country’s initial legislature since a chamber dominated by Islamists was dissolved by a court ruling in 2012….