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OTTAWA — The woman who represented Queen Elizabeth as Canada’s official head of state, a high-profile but largely ceremonial role, resigned on Thursday after a…View More Canada’s Governor General Resigns Amid Reports of a Toxic Workplace
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LONDON — He suspended Parliament and was rebuked by Britain’s top court. He purged his party and lost a string of votes. After trying to…View More Despite Litany of Failures, Boris Johnson Is in Striking Distance of Brexit Success
BRUSSELS — The French nominee for a top European Union job was rejected by the European Parliament on Thursday, a stinging defeat for President Emmanuel…View More European Parliament, Flexing Muscle, Rejects France’s Commission Nominee
ROME — Announcing his new cabinet on Wednesday, Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte of Italy ended what news reports here had called “the craziest crisis in…View More With New Cabinet, Italy’s Head-Spinning Political Turmoil Ends, for Now
BRUSSELS — The European Union has had its share of problems with flagging democracies in member countries, but not so far in a democratic stronghold…View More E.U. Has Been Called Antidemocratic. Now It Asks if U.K. Has the Same Problem.
With demonstrations that won’t stop, and arrests reaching 1,000 in a single day, Moscow is buzzing about a surge of political activism. Having been disappointed…View More Opinion | Is Putin Burning Out?
Puerto Rico’s governor says he’s chosen former Congress representative Pedro Pierluisi as the U.S. territory’s secretary of state. That post would put Pierluisi in line…View More Puerto Rico governor chooses possible successor