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Wednesday, March 3, 2021

heads of state news

French Court Convicts Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy for Corruption; Sentences Him to One Year Prison Term

Former French President, Nicolas Sarkozy, has sentenced to three years in prison for corruption and influence peddling. Despite his conviction, the judge has suspended...

China’s President Xi Jinping Makes Dubious Claim that Rural China is “Poverty Free”

Chinese President Xi Jinping made a dubious claim that all poor people in rural areas across the country have been lifted out of poverty. Xi...

Armenian PM Denounces ‘Attempted Military Coup’

Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan of Armenia has formally denounced a "attempted military coup" and marched in the streets with supporters earlier this morning. Pashinyan posted...

Prime Minister Boris Johnson Promises All UK Adults Will be Vaccinated for COVID by July

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has promised that all adults will receive a COVID vaccine by the end of July as part of the...

U.S. President Joe Biden to Virtually Meet Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau

United States President Joe Biden will hold a virtual meeting with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Feb. 23, which will be Biden's first...

Israeli PM Netanyahu Pleads Not Guilty to Public Corruption Charges

Today, the Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu appeared before a Jerusalem court where he pled not guilty to one charge of bribery and three...

Italian Prime Minister Conte Resigns amid Intensifying COVID-19 Crisis

Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has decided to tender his resignation on Tuesday, in a move that aims to address the escalating political instability...

Mexican President Tests Positive for COVID-19

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador announced on Jan. 24 that he has tested positive for COVID-19 with mild symptoms.Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez...

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