Spain’s Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez delivers a statement on the political crisis in Venezuela at the Moncloa Palace in Madrid, Spain, February 4, 2019. REUTERS/Sergio Perez MADRID (Reuters) – Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez is considering calling an early national election for April 14, state-owned news agency EFE reported on Monday citing unnamed government sources.
BANGKOK (Reuters) – Thai junta chief Prayuth Chan-ocha is known for losing his temper in public, but recently he has displayed a softer side amid speculation he may run for office in the first elections since the army seized power in 2014. FILE PHOTO: Thailand’s Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha marches in the royal cremation procession
KINSHASA (Reuters) – The Southern African Development Community (SADC) has called an emergency meeting on Thursday in Addis Ababa to discuss Democratic Republic of Congo’s disputed presidential election, an adviser to President Joseph Kabila said. FILE PHOTO: Martin Fayulu, runner-up in Democratic Republic of Congo’s presidential election, delivers his appeal contesting the Congo’s National Independent
DHAKA (Reuters) – Opposition members of Bangladesh’s parliament boycotted a swearing-in ceremony on Thursday, after rejecting results of a general election that they said was rigged to give Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina her third straight term. Activists of leftist alliance cover their mouth with black cloths as they join in a rally to demand a