Lebanese Expatriates In 10 Countries Vote in Parliamentary Elections

Lebanese expatriates started casting ballots in 10 Arabic countries, including Iran on Friday for their crisis-hit country’s parliamentary elections while the rest will vote in 48 other countries on Sunday. Lebanese citizens living in Iran, Qatar, Kuwait, Jordan, Bahrain, Syria, …

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Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi Admits Political Crisis in Iraq

Fourth EstateMustafa al-Kadhimi. Prime Minister of Iraq - The Media Office of the Prime Minister of Iraq

Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi on Tuesday admitted that Iraq is going through a political crisis and the failure to form a new government is hampering normal life in the country. In his speech, marking the 41st anniversary of the …

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Shehbaz Sharif Elected as Pakistan’s New Prime Minster

Fourth EstateShehbaz Sharif Elected as Pakistan’s New Prime Minster

Pakistan’s parliament on Monday elected Shehbaz Sharif as the country’s new Prime Minister after his predecessor, Imran Khan, lost a no-confidence vote on Sunday. Sharif, who is the president of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), and former chief minister of Pakistan’s …

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Brazilian Officials Resign En Masse

Ten members of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro’s cabinet and three other top officials have resigned from their positions in a move seen to help boost the far-right leader’s re-election prospects ahead of the general election. According to Brazil’s electoral law, …

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Opposition Leader Yoon Suk-yeol Wins Tight South Korean Presidential Race

A graft prosecutor turned opposition leader in South Korea has won an extremely close presidential race, reinstating conservatives to power calling for a more confrontational stance against North Korea and a stronger alliance with the United States. The opposition leader, …

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Libyan Prime Minister Survives Assassination Attempt: Sources

Libyan Prime Minister Abdul Hamid Dbeibah escaped an alleged assassination attempt after unknown assailants opened fire on his vehicle on Thursday morning. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack while the unidentified persons who shot at Dbeibah’s …

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