Fri, May 24 2013
Levon Ter-Petrosyan, leader of the Armenian opposition bloc Armenian National Congress, walks to cast his ballot during a parliamentary election in the Armenian capital of Yerevan, May 6 2012.
Armenian president Serge Sarkisian casts his ballot for a parliamentary election in the Armenian capital Yerevan, May 6 2012.
World leaders acknowledged Putin's victory with reservations, and international observers say the election was skewed in the former president's favour.
Hollande's call for more spending and economic growth has struck a chord with French voters.
The Freedom House report says the media environment in the Middle East and North Africa underwent major improvements in 2011, but remained the worst-performing part of the world.
Dissatisfaction with jobs is a global phenomenon and two-thirds of workers all over the world intend to look for another job in the near future, the survey concluded.
Led by German chancellor Angela Merkel, leaders of several EU countries have called off scheduled visits to Ukraine during the Euro 2012