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Catalunha. Independentistas alcançam acordo para tentar nomeação de Puigdemont

Catalunha. Independentistas alcançam acordo para tentar nomeação de Puigdemont

O acordo prevê a análise de um processo jurídico que possibilite a investidura através da internet, visto que Puigdemont está ausente de Espanha, onde o espera uma ordem de detenção. O ex-presidente do governo autónomo da Catalunha, Carles Puigddemont, e a secretária-geral da Esquerda Republicana alcançaram um acordo para a constituição da Mesa do Parlamento […]

Unity vital to world’s future, UN chief says

Unity vital to world’s future, UN chief says

Global leaders speak of progress, integration and jobs in speeches UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for nations to walk the path of unity in 2018 to overcome the challenges facing world peace, as he joined global leaders in delivering New Year’s messages. “Unity is the path. Our future depends on it,” he said on […]

Israel changes law to make it harder to cede Jerusalem control

Israel changes law to make it harder to cede Jerusalem control

JERUSALEM – Israel’s parliament passed an amendment on Tuesday that would make it harder for it to cede control over parts of Jerusalem in any peace deal with the Palestinians, who condemned the move as undermining any chance to revive talks on statehood. The legislation, sponsored by the far-right Jewish Home coalition party, raises to […]

Germany: Brexit deal could be model for EU-Turkey ties

Germany: Brexit deal could be model for EU-Turkey ties

A smart Brexit agreement could be a model for other countries, such as Ukraine and Turkey, German FM Gabriel says. Germany’s foreign minister has said a successful Brexit deal could act as a framework for managing ties with other countries, including Turkey. Britain voted to leave the European Union in June 2016, becoming the first country to seek […]

Catalunha vai continuar dividida ao meio após as eleições de hoje

Catalunha vai continuar dividida ao meio após as eleições de hoje

Apesar do crescimento das forças não independentistas augurado pelas sondagens, os partidos separatistas continuam a contar com apoios sólidos entre a população. Hoje vive-se uma jornada excecional para a Catalunha e, de forma colateral, para toda Espanha. Realizam-se umas eleições regionais numa comunidade autónoma que foi protagonista da vida nacional durante os últimos meses devido […]

ANC resolves to downgrade embassy in Israel

ANC resolves to downgrade embassy in Israel

Ruling party says move sends clear message to Israel ‘that there is a price to pay for human rights abuses’. The African National Congress (ANC), South Africa’s ruling party, has resolved to “immediately and unconditionally” downgrade the South African Embassy in Israel to a liaison office. The ANC’s decision on Wednesday evening, announced during its 54th National […]

UN votes resoundingly to reject Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as capital

UN votes resoundingly to reject Trump’s recognition of Jerusalem as capital

The United Nations body’s debate and vote highlighted for a second time in a week the international isolation of the United States over the Jerusalem issue. The United Nations general assembly has delivered a stinging rebuke to Donald Trump, voting by a huge majority to reject his unilateral recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. The vote […]