Vladimir Putin – the modern Tsar of Russia– is serving as President of Russia since 2012, previously holding the position from 2000 until 2008. In between his presidential terms, he was also the Prime Minister of Russia under his close associate Dmitry Medvedev (Putin was barred from a third consecutive term by the Constitution). However, Vladimir Putin gained 76% of the March 2018 presidential vote and was re-elected for a six-year term that will end in 2024.
We are now 10 months away from the election with 14 Democratic candidates eager to run against Donald Trump in November.
The agreement, which eliminated almost all tariffs on trade among the member countries came to effect on January 1, 1994. Like other trade pacts, the main purpose of NAFTA is to encourage economic activity among the three major economic powers in North America. By removing trade barriers, NAFTA increases the prospect of voluminous investment opportunities in the region.
37 months have passed since the Democratic Party lost an election they had been sure of. In November 2016, Donald Trump took the political world – and arguably himself, by surprise.
Pollution is a big problem all around the world. It can cause or exacerbate health problems such as allergies, asthma, diseases such as cancer or heart disease, and even death. Pollution is harmful to humans and animals, and it also can affect crops, which puts our food supply at risk.
For the past weeks, most critics and some supporters have accused Emmanuel Macron of being absent from the current “crisis”.
Demonstrations and protests are not new in Iraq. The country has a long history of violence and unrest
The White House shares Congress’s concerns about Turkey’s stance on many issues.
On December 10th Sanna Marin, 34, was sworn in as the world’s youngest prime minister.
For the past weeks, most critics and some supporters have accused Emmanuel Macron of being absent from the current “crisis”. The French railways SNCF and Paris Metro RATP have been on strike for 30 days over a pension reform and Macron has barely addressed the situation.