Election


Macron Clings to Lead in Tense French Election Race

Centrist Emmanuel Macron held on to his lead as the favorite to win France’s presidential election, a closely-watched poll showed on Wednesday, although it showed that the first round of…

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U.K. PM May to Seek Early Election on June 8

In a shock announcement, Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday called for an early general election to be held June 8 to seek a strong mandate as she negotiates Britain’s…

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Report: Bennett Was Target in Netanyahu-Mozes Deal

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu allegedly connived with Yedioth Ahronoth publisher Arnon Mozes to wage a media campaign against rival Naftali Bennett in the 2015 elections. On Monday, Mr. Bennett,…

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Merkel Party Wins a State Vote as Election Year Starts

Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative party easily won an election in Germany’s western Saarland state on Sunday, an unexpectedly strong performance as Merkel prepares to seek a fourth term in a…

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