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A Salvadoran woman says her baby was stillborn; officials called it a homicide and sent her to prisonwith the ruling Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front, or FMLN, is seeking
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with the ruling Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front, or FMLN, is seeking support for a bill she introduced to the National Assembly that would decriminalize abortion if a pregnancy resulted from rape or the mother's health is at risk. But... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korea-China summit draws mixed response from partiesOct. 22, 2017, shows Kim Hyun, the spokeswoman of the ruling Democratic Party,
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 3 hours ago
Oct. 22, 2017, shows Kim Hyun, the spokeswoman of the ruling Democratic Party, speaking during a press conference at the National Assembly in Seoul. (Yonhap) Opposition parties played down the significance of the summit agreement and took issue... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
At the National Assembly - Debate On the Constitutional Review Commission Billto serve the Gambian people, but to suit an individual's interest. He raised co
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
to serve the Gambian people, but to suit an individual's interest. He raised concerns over clause 22, which states that the National assembly shall act in accordance with section 226 of the 1997 constitution, to debate and approve the constitution... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Groups Oppose Amnesty for Jammeh's Inner Circlethe rule of former President Yahya Jammeh. The debate started on Wednesday (to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
the rule of former President Yahya Jammeh. The debate started on Wednesday (today) amid calls by rights groups for the National Assembly to amend the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission bill to prohibit amnesties for perpetrators... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Changing Face of the National Assemblyhave been glued to their National Radio and Television if the National broadcas
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
have been glued to their National Radio and Television if the National broadcaster was broadcasting the proceedings at the National Assembly at their moment of happening. Foroyaa is trying to move to Magazine production and electronic broadcasting... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NAMs Adopt ReportsDeputies at the National Assembly, have adopted three reports as presentation c
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Deputies at the National Assembly, have adopted three reports as presentation continues to take center stage at the sittings of the National Assembly. Yesterday's sittings witnessed an intensive scrutiny, debate, consideration and comments of... Read more
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Gulf News
5 controversies that got Aamir Liaquat banned from all mediaa well-known Pakistani televangelist, former politician and self-proclaimed rel
Gulf News / Posted 12 hours ago
a well-known Pakistani televangelist, former politician and self-proclaimed religious scholar.He had been a member of the National Assembly of Pakistan from 2002 to 2007 and served as the Minister of State for Religious Affairs till he resigned in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Country's 'Short-Term Pain' or 'Long-Term Gain' Futureonly way to avoid a downgrade is for the newly elected ANC leadership to recall
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
only way to avoid a downgrade is for the newly elected ANC leadership to recall Zuma in early January, and for the National Assembly to elect a new South African president (#CR17 in this instance) who will appoint a new cabinet, including... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Parliament's 2017 Report Card, According to Parliamentwith renewed dedication and diligence during 2017. This was demonstrated in 50
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 hours ago
with renewed dedication and diligence during 2017. This was demonstrated in 50 debates during 92 plenary sittings of the National Assembly and National Council of Provinces. The debates provided a national forum for public consideration of issues... Read more
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walesonline
Assembly Member diagnosed with the most advanced stage of cancerLewis, who is the party's Brexit spokesman, lives in Blackwood with his wife, S
walesonline / Posted 15 hours ago
Lewis, who is the party's Brexit spokesman, lives in Blackwood with his wife, Shona, and son, Celyn, and was elected to the National Assembly in 2016. He previously served as a town councillor and is an avid supporter of Celtic Football... Read more
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Gulf News
Opposition boycott and criticise government for delaying FATA reformsFederally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) region was again shelved by the gove
Gulf News / Posted 15 hours ago
Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) region was again shelved by the government this week which led to uproar in the National Assembly.Opposition parties on Thursday boycotted National Assembly (NA) proceedings for fifth day against the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Orders Swearing-in of Okonkwo As SenatorAdamu Muazu, INEC and Senator Uche Ekwunife, challenging the nomination of Ekwu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
Adamu Muazu, INEC and Senator Uche Ekwunife, challenging the nomination of Ekwunife as PDP's candidate for the 2015 National Assembly election. However, in the course of hearing of the suit, the four defendants withdrew their processes... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NEDC and the Nigerian Gordian Knotcloak, for stark reasons. The Commission recently became a reality with the suc
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
cloak, for stark reasons. The Commission recently became a reality with the success of its foundational law at the National Assembly. The excitement has been palpable, for finally, the efforts to rebuild a crucial part of Nigeria,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Civil Society Groups, Other Stakeholders Oppose NGO Regulatory Bill Amid Protestsworks of the groups by causing inefficiency. This coincided with a protest whi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
works of the groups by causing inefficiency. This coincided with a protest which was restricted to the outer gate of the National Assembly even as hearing on the bill was ongoing. The protest was led by a former Chairman of the National Human... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Truth Commission to Uncover Jammeh Abuseson human rights violations committed during the rule of former President Yahya
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
on human rights violations committed during the rule of former President Yahya Jammeh, Human Rights Watch said today. The National Assembly should amend the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission bill to prohibit amnesties for those... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
More Cars for Federal Legislatorsthe nation's economy and by extension, the Nigerian people. The 2017 federal bu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
the nation's economy and by extension, the Nigerian people. The 2017 federal budget allows the sum of N125 billion for the National Assembly. This is 1.6 per cent of the total national budget of N7,744 trillion assigned to a few citizens who... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kenneth Marende Kicked Out of Kenya Power Board in PollFormer National Assembly Speaker Kenneth Marende has been kicked out of the boa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Former National Assembly Speaker Kenneth Marende has been kicked out of the board of directors of electricity company, Kenya Power. Mr Marende, the immediate former KP board chairman, finished a distant fourth during elections to fill three... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Speaker Throws John Mbadi Out of the National AssemblyNational Assembly Minority Leader John Mbadi has been thrown out of the chamber
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
National Assembly Minority Leader John Mbadi has been thrown out of the chambers for saying that Kenya “has no President”. Mr Mbadi, who is also the Suba South MP, was contributing to a procedural motion during the Thursday morning sitting when he... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Amaechi Should Learn to Always Keep Quietupon the receipt of advice from the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
upon the receipt of advice from the Revenue Mobilisation Allocation and Fiscal Commission, shall table before the National Assembly proposals for revenue allocation from the Federation Account, and in determining the formula, the National... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New 'Apostasy' Draft Lawin article 306, imposes the death penalty for apostasy but allows for a lighter
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
in article 306, imposes the death penalty for apostasy but allows for a lighter penalty if the defendant repents. If the National Assembly passes the draft law, the death penalty will be mandatory, without the possibility of reducing the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CSO Coalition Launch Watchdog GroupCivil Society Coalition on Governance has launched a watchdog group titled "Wha
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Civil Society Coalition on Governance has launched a watchdog group titled "What is cooking at the National Assembly." The launching of this watchdog group took place on the 11th of December 2017, at a press conference held in the offices of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Demand That Sossion Relinquish KNUT Leadership Hangs Over Delegate MeetNairobi — Calls for nominated Member of the National Assembly Wilson Sossion to
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Nairobi — Calls for nominated Member of the National Assembly Wilson Sossion to relinquish his position as the Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) Secretary General is expected to play out on Thursday during the Annual Delegates Conference (ADC)... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Opposition party cautions against U.S.-N.K. nuke freeze compromiseparty officials. Yoo Seong-min (C), the leader of the minor opposition Bareun
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 21 hours ago
party officials. Yoo Seong-min (C), the leader of the minor opposition Bareun Party, speaks during a party meeting at the National Assembly in Seoul on Dec. 14, 2017. (Yonhap) "If the U.S. attempts to clinch a compromise that would help block... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MPs Want Debts Owed By Sugar Millers Written Offsugar companies and also reintroduce the sugar development fund to help in the
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
sugar companies and also reintroduce the sugar development fund to help in the revival of the ailing sugar sub-sector. The National Assembly Wednesday approved a motion sponsored by Awendo MP Walter Owino that also seeks to puss the government to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Home Stretch - Campaigns for EALA Posts Close Todaywill vote for Kenya's nine representatives. Jubilee will fill five slots and Na
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
will vote for Kenya's nine representatives. Jubilee will fill five slots and Nasa will fill four. Majority Whip in the National Assembly Bernard Washiali (Mumias East MP) told the Nation that Jubilee will have a parliamentary group meeting on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NAFDAC to Promote Herbal Medicine, Local ManufacturersDG in Lagos, emphasising on the need to accelerate the passage of the revised f
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
DG in Lagos, emphasising on the need to accelerate the passage of the revised fake and substandard drugs bill Act at the National Assembly. He said it was necessary to address the challenges posed by fake or substandard drugs in the country,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Restructuring As a Factor in 2019 Electionscampaign focus in the next election, the Vice-Chancellor of Igbinedion Universi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
campaign focus in the next election, the Vice-Chancellor of Igbinedion University, Professor Eghosa Osaghae, noted that the National Assembly, which ought to play a major role in its implementation is the one obstructing it. Like Momora, Osaghae... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Gemade Accuses Govt of Withholding N100 Billion Appropriated for Housingreleased to the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN). This is even as the y
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
released to the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN). This is even as the year will elapse in few weeks' time, and the National Assembly has commenced deliberations on the 2018 Budget presented by President Muhammadu Buhari. Gemade, who made... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
MMA to be revived againat a press conference earlier in the day, Maulana Fazl said that the Fata refor
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 23 hours ago
at a press conference earlier in the day, Maulana Fazl said that the Fata reforms bill was dropped from the agenda of the National Assembly on Monday ‘not under any pressure from his party but to remove a technical hitch’. Elaborating, he said... Read more
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Pakistan News Tribune
Ayaz Sadiq does not see assembly completing its tenureISLAMABAD: National Assembly speaker Ayaz Sadiq has said that he does not see t
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 23 hours ago
ISLAMABAD: National Assembly speaker Ayaz Sadiq has said that he does not see the assembly completing its tenure as “what’s happening now has never been witnessed before”. “I am not an astrologer… I hope it [the National Assembly] completes its... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nuclear Agency Spent Millions Illegally - Senate Panelgenerated N490million as Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) in 11 months and sp
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
generated N490million as Internally Generated Revenue (IGR) in 11 months and spent N367million without approval of the National Assembly. This was revealed by members of the Senate Committee on Petroleum (Upstream) when top management of the... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
Graft scandal, Moon's rise, N.K. sabre-rattling among top 10 Korean news of 2017photo, taken May 10, 2017, shows President Moon Jae-in taking the oath of offic
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 23 hours ago
photo, taken May 10, 2017, shows President Moon Jae-in taking the oath of office during his inauguration ceremony at the National Assembly in Seoul. (Yonhap) ▲ N. Korea continues nuclear, missile provocations North Korea has escalated military... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MPs Ready to Take Vote on Kenya's Representatives to Regional Legislaturefor a smooth election process out of the 25 nominees who are eyeing the Arusha-
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for a smooth election process out of the 25 nominees who are eyeing the Arusha-based regional assembly job. Members of the National Assembly will be the first to cast their ballot in Thursday's morning session for their preferred candidates while... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Jubilee MPs Troop to State House Ahead of EALA VoteNairobi — Business in the National Assembly was on Wednesday morning temporaril
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Nairobi — Business in the National Assembly was on Wednesday morning temporarily held up due to lack of quorum as it emerged that Jubilee Party MPs were away attending a parliamentary group meeting at State House. NASA MPs joked that the Jubilee... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Kenyatta Urges Jubilee MPs to Strongly Support Big Four Planof jobs over the next five years. President Kenyatta spoke at a Jubilee Party
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of jobs over the next five years. President Kenyatta spoke at a Jubilee Party Parliamentary Group meeting attended by both National Assembly and Senate members from Jubilee and affiliated parties where he urged them to work as a team to deliver on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tribunal Injuncts Election of Nasa Nominees to Regional Assemblyis questioning NASA's EALA list claiming it does not meet the criteria set out
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is questioning NASA's EALA list claiming it does not meet the criteria set out in the Constitution. Clerk of the National Assembly, Wiper Party, Clerk of the Senate, Amani National Congress and ODM have also been na... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Suspends Implementation of Amended 2017 Electoral Lawsitself on the matter before it". At the same time , Judge Mwita allowed lawyer
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itself on the matter before it". At the same time , Judge Mwita allowed lawyers representing the Attorney General , National Assembly and the Senate to file supplementary affidavits on Supreme Court's opinion over the disputed laws. While... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Ecuador VP sentenced to 6 years in Odebrecht corruption casein command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be re
The Chippewa Herald / Posted yesterday
in command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be removed through formal resignation, a three-quarters vote by members of the national assembly or after three months of abandoning the post, which will transpire in Jan... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Members of Venezuela's democratic opposition have received the European Union's human rights awardThe prize, named after Soviet physicist and dissident Andrei Sakharov, was awar
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
The prize, named after Soviet physicist and dissident Andrei Sakharov, was awarded to Venezuela's opposition-led National Assembly legislature, which the government has stripped of powers, and all political prisoners, EU parliament... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Ecuador VP sentenced to 6 years in Odebrecht corruption casein command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be re
Fremont Tribune / Posted yesterday
in command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be removed through formal resignation, a three-quarters vote by members of the national assembly or after three months of abandoning the post, which will transpire in Jan... Read more
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Missoulian
Ecuador VP sentenced to 6 years in Odebrecht corruption casein command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be re
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in command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be removed through formal resignation, a three-quarters vote by members of the national assembly or after three months of abandoning the post, which will transpire in Jan... Read more
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The World
Ecuador VP sentenced to 6 years in Odebrecht corruption casein command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be re
The World / Posted yesterday
in command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be removed through formal resignation, a three-quarters vote by members of the national assembly or after three months of abandoning the post, which will transpire in Jan... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
Ecuador VP sentenced to 6 years in Odebrecht corruption casein command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be re
The Times and Democrat / Posted yesterday
in command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be removed through formal resignation, a three-quarters vote by members of the national assembly or after three months of abandoning the post, which will transpire in Jan... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Ecuador VP sentenced to 6 years in Odebrecht corruption casein command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be re
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted yesterday
in command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be removed through formal resignation, a three-quarters vote by members of the national assembly or after three months of abandoning the post, which will transpire in Jan... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Ecuador VP sentenced to 6 years in Odebrecht corruption casein command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be re
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted yesterday
in command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be removed through formal resignation, a three-quarters vote by members of the national assembly or after three months of abandoning the post, which will transpire in Jan... Read more
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The Sentinel
Ecuador VP sentenced to 6 years in Odebrecht corruption casein command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be re
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in command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be removed through formal resignation, a three-quarters vote by members of the national assembly or after three months of abandoning the post, which will transpire in Jan... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Ecuador VP sentenced to 6 years in Odebrecht corruption casein command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be re
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in command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be removed through formal resignation, a three-quarters vote by members of the national assembly or after three months of abandoning the post, which will transpire in Jan... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Ecuador VP sentenced to 6 years in Odebrecht corruption casein command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be re
Sioux City Journal / Posted yesterday
in command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be removed through formal resignation, a three-quarters vote by members of the national assembly or after three months of abandoning the post, which will transpire in Jan... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Ecuador VP sentenced to 6 years in Odebrecht corruption casein command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be re
Rapid City Journal / Posted yesterday
in command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be removed through formal resignation, a three-quarters vote by members of the national assembly or after three months of abandoning the post, which will transpire in Jan... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Ecuador VP sentenced to 6 years in Odebrecht corruption casein command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be re
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted yesterday
in command of the Andean nation. Under Ecuadorean law, the title can only be removed through formal resignation, a three-quarters vote by members of the national assembly or after three months of abandoning the post, which will transpire in Jan... Read more
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