Low turnout as Algerians vote in parliamentary election

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Low turnout as Algerians vote in parliamentary election” – below is their description. Algerians are voting in the first parliamentary election since mass protests forced President Abdelaziz Bouteflika to step down two years ago. Parties that are pro Algerian President Abdelmajid Tebboune have urged people to show … Read more Low turnout as Algerians vote in parliamentary election

Turnout at lowest in 20 years in divisive Algerian parliamentary elections

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Turnout at lowest in 20 years in divisive Algerian parliamentary elections” – below is their description. Algeria voted Saturday in a parliamentary election boycotted by the long-running Hirak protest movement and marked by a high abstention rate. FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your … Read more Turnout at lowest in 20 years in divisive Algerian parliamentary elections

Will Algeria’s election make a difference? | Inside Story

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Will Algeria’s election make a difference? | Inside Story” – below is their description. Algeria has held its first parliamentary election since mass protests forced President Abdelaziz Bouteflika to step down two years ago. The vote was initially scheduled to take place next year, but it was … Read more Will Algeria’s election make a difference? | Inside Story

Hollywood actor Steven Seagal joins Russia’s pro-Kremlin party, proposes tougher laws

Global News published this video item, entitled “Hollywood actor Steven Seagal joins Russia’s pro-Kremlin party, proposes tougher laws” – below is their description. Hollywood actor Steven Seagal, a long-time admirer of Russian President Vladimir Putin, has joined a pro-Kremlin party, the party said on Sunday. Seagal received a party membership card of an alliance named … Read more Hollywood actor Steven Seagal joins Russia’s pro-Kremlin party, proposes tougher laws

Is the break-up of the UK inevitable? | Inside Story

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Is the break-up of the UK inevitable? | Inside Story” – below is their description. A parliamentary election victory has emboldened Scotland’s Nicola Sturgeon to push ahead with a referendum on ending its union with the UK. Her Scottish National Party has won the elections for a … Read more Is the break-up of the UK inevitable? | Inside Story

Labour is one seat short of formal majority in Wales

Sky News published this video item, entitled “Labour is one seat short of formal majority in Wales” – below is their description. The Welsh parliamentary election is closed  and Labour wins the unofficial majority and UKIP is wiped out. Sky’s Sophy Ridge breaks down the Wales election results. Sky News YouTube Channel Got a comment? … Read more Labour is one seat short of formal majority in Wales

Scotland: SNP on course to win vote, but by how much matters

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Scotland: SNP on course to win vote, but by how much matters” – below is their description. Talk of Scotland’s parliamentary election is not about whether the governing party will win, but by how much. The pro-independence Scottish National Party (SNP) has led the Scottish Parliament since … Read more Scotland: SNP on course to win vote, but by how much matters

Nicola Sturgeon describes Scottish Election 2021 as ‘most important in our lifetime’ | ITV News

ITV News published this video item, entitled “Nicola Sturgeon describes Scottish Election 2021 as ‘most important in our lifetime’ | ITV News” – below is their description. The Scottish Parliamentary Election is the “most important election in our lifetime”, Nicola Sturgeon has said. Speaking to ITV News Scotland Correspondent Peter Smith, the leader of the … Read more Nicola Sturgeon describes Scottish Election 2021 as ‘most important in our lifetime’ | ITV News

Cape Verde governing party retains power after winning parliamentary polls

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Cape Verde governing party retains power after winning parliamentary polls” – below is their description. Cape Verde’s ruling party Movement for Democracy has returned to power with a majority after winning Sunday’s parliamentary election. Prime Minister Ulisses Correia e Silva ran a campaign based on turning around … Read more Cape Verde governing party retains power after winning parliamentary polls

Anti-government parties surge in Bulgaria election: Exit polls

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Anti-government parties surge in Bulgaria election: Exit polls” – below is their description. Exit polls in Bulgaria are suggesting the Prime Minister’s Boyko Borissov centrе-right GERB will get the most seats in the parliamentary election. But GERB is expected to strain to form a governing coalition, with … Read more Anti-government parties surge in Bulgaria election: Exit polls

Netanyahu’s future unclear as Israel election threatens deadlock

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Netanyahu’s future unclear as Israel election threatens deadlock” – below is their description. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s prospects for retaining power in Israel are looking uncertain after exit polls in the country’s fourth parliamentary election in two years projected yet another impasse. With final results not due … Read more Netanyahu’s future unclear as Israel election threatens deadlock

Georgia protests: Thousands rally in Tbilisi after opposition leader arrested

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Georgia protests: Thousands rally in Tbilisi after opposition leader arrested” – below is their description. Police in #Georgia stormed the headquarters of the country’s main #opposition party and arrested its leader on Tuesday. The arrest of Nika #Melia, head of the United National Movement, aggravates that political … Read more Georgia protests: Thousands rally in Tbilisi after opposition leader arrested

Kosovo’s Vetevendosje poised to win election, early results show

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Kosovo’s Vetevendosje poised to win election, early results show” – below is their description. Anti-establishment party Vetevendosje is set to win Kosovo’s parliamentary election with 46.8% of the votes, preliminary results based on a partial count on Sunday showed. FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel Got a comment? Leave your … Read more Kosovo’s Vetevendosje poised to win election, early results show

Palestinian Territories to hold first national election in 15 years

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “Palestinian Territories to hold first national election in 15 years” – below is their description. After 15 years, Palestinians will go to the polls for a parliamentary election on May 22. The presidential vote will be held on July 31. Observers say this could pave the way for reconciliation … Read more Palestinian Territories to hold first national election in 15 years

Dozens of protesters detained in Kazakhstan on election day

Global News published this video item, entitled “Dozens of protesters detained in Kazakhstan on election day” – below is their description. A few dozen members and supporters of the Nationwide Social Democratic Party rallied at a square in Kazakhstan’s biggest city Almaty on Sunday, shouting “Boycott!” and “Nazarbayev go away!” but were quickly surrounded by … Read more Dozens of protesters detained in Kazakhstan on election day