Catalonia summons for early elections as a first step towards independence

The president of Catalonia Artur Mas announced on Wednesday the early elections of September 27, 2015 as a first step towards independence of this Spanish region if the secessionist parties obtain majority. “I have taken the decision to hold Catalan (…) elections on...

Uruguay: Vázquez surpasses by 16 points Lacalle Pou

The former President of Uruguay and the ruling party candidate Tabaré Vázquez (2005-2010) surpasses in 16 points to the opponent Luis Lacalle Pou in voting intentions, less than a month before the ballot in the country, according to a survey showed on Tuesday October 4 . 52% of...

Elections to be held by separatists in Ukraine will be recognized by Russia

The results of the parliamentary and presidential elections on November 2 in the eastern Ukrainian regions controlled by the pro-Russian insurgents, are gonna be recognized by Russia. This was stated by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in an interview with the Russian daily...

Venezuelan Opposition triumphs in mayorships of San Cristóbal and San Diego

The opposition of Venezuela ratified the triumph of their mayors, Patricia Gutiérrez de Ceballos and Rosa de Scarano, who jolted to the Chavism an expected and significant defeat. With a participation of 58.58% of the voters, Gutiérrez de Ceballos obtained the 73.62% of the votes...

Rebels seek to thwart electoral preparations in Ukraine

Ukraine expects to elect its new president today, because holding elections in three weeks could cause a boycott of the insurgents, who founded a new independent republic yesterday: Novorossia (New Russia). “Stop the war. Choose the president in the first round,” says...

Presidential elections are held today in Colombia

Today Colombians exercise their right to vote in order to elect their next president. There are five politicians who aspire to govern Colombia. The latest poll showed a tie between the president – candidate Juan Manuel Santos, from the National Unity Coalition and Oscar...

Guayas elected authorities were accredited as winners

33 elected authorities in the province of Guayas received yesterday by the National Electoral Council (CNE), the document that certified them the elections winners of February 23, March 31 and April 13. The event took place at the `Eloy Alfaro´ Civic Center of Guayaquil  at...

AP gets ready for 2017 elections

The political movement, Alianza País, expects to be sufficiently strong to deal with the presidential and assemblymen campaign in 2017. On Thursday, May 1st, in Esmeraldas, during its fourth National Convention, the party will begin to work towards the objective. O...