RIO DE JANEIRO/BRASILIA (REUTERS) – Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said he was unwilling to see his family get “screwed” because of his inability to change…View More Brazil President Bolsonaro says in video he tried to change police to prevent family being 'screwed'
BRASILIA (AFP) -Brazil’s Health Minister Luiz Henrique Mandetta said on Thursday (April 16) he had been sacked by President Jair Bolsonaro, after weeks of clashes…View More Brazil health minister sacked after coronavirus clashes with president Bolsonaro
JERUSALEM (BLOOMBERG) – Israel’s president rejected Benny Gantz’s request for more time to put together a government, improving Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s chances of holding…View More Israeli president's refusal could boost Prime Minister Netanyahu's grip on power
JERUSALEM (AFP) – Israel’s parliamentary speaker, an ally of Mr Benjamin Netanyahu, resigned on Wednesday (March 25), clearing the way for a vote that could…View More Netanyahu ally resigns as speaker of Israel parliament
ATHENS (REUTERS) – Top judge Katerina Sakellaropoulou became Greece’s first woman president on Wednesday (Jan 22) when lawmakers elected her head of state in a…View More With a nod from Parliament, Greece gets first female president
MEXICO CITY (AP) – Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has made selling off the luxurious presidential jet a centrepiece of his austerity programme, but…View More Mexico can't sell presidential jet, tries new sales pitches
TEL AVIV (BLOOMBERG) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will “return his mandate” to President Reuven Rivlin after being unable to form a government, according…View More Israel's Benjamin Netanyahu will return mandate after being unable to form a government: Report
RIO DE JANEIRO (AFP) – Hundreds of protesters chanting “dictatorship never again” took to the streets of Brazil’s capital Sunday (March 31) for the 55th…View More Protests mark Brazil military coup anniversary
JERUSALEM (AFP) – Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced Sunday (Feb 17) he was relinquishing the role of foreign minister and handing it to a…View More Netanyahu hands Israel foreign minister role to right-wing rival
TEL AVIV (WASHINGTON POST) – A popular former Israeli military chief, breaking weeks of silence on his political views, set himself up as the “anti-Bibi”…View More Netanyahu challenger seeks to deny the Israeli prime minister a fifth term
BRASILIA (REUTERS) – Right-wing nationalist Jair Bolsonaro was sworn in as Brazil’s president on Tuesday (Jan 1), and immediately called on Congress to combat endemic…View More Brazil's new far-right president Jair Bolsonaro vows to 'strengthen democracy'
JERUSALEM (AFP) – A meeting between Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Finance Minister Moshe Kahlon on Sunday (Nov 18) aimed at resolving a coalition…View More Netanyahu meeting on coalition crisis ends ‘without results’: Finance ministry