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All Posts Tagged With: "2008 election"

Maldives unseats Asia’s longest-serving ruler

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Maldives unseats Asia’s longest-serving ruler

A Worldfocus contributing blogger writes about the historic presidential election in Maldives -- the country's first democratic election.

Posted: November 4, 2008 09:25   Comments: 0
U.S. third-party candidates find outlet in Russian media

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U.S. third-party candidates find outlet in Russian media

A Worldfocus contributing blogger writes that the Russian news media covers the U.S. elections in more detail than the American media.

Posted: November 3, 2008 23:09   Comments: 0
World bloggers consider race in U.S. election

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World bloggers consider race in U.S. election

A look at international opinions on the issue of race in the U.S. presidential election.

Posted: November 3, 2008 19:22   Comments: 5
In Brazil, no excuse not to vote

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In Brazil, no excuse not to vote

As Americans prepare to head to the polls, Associate Producer Channtal Fleischfresser describes the election process in Brazil.

Posted: November 3, 2008 08:45   Comments: 2
From marbles to keystrokes: How the world votes

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From marbles to keystrokes: How the world votes

Countries weigh the accuracy, anonymity and security of how they vote. Take a look at our slideshow on how people physically cast votes and see sample voting ballots from around the world.

Posted: October 31, 2008 17:24   Comments: 3
Week in review: The world awaiting the next U.S. president

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Week in review: The world awaiting the next U.S. president

Carla Robbins of The New York Times and Richard Haass of the Council on Foreign Relations discuss the world that awaits the next U.S. president, including the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the economic crisis and the need for diplomacy in foreign policy.

Posted: October 31, 2008 17:19   Comments: 3
Saudis slant Republican in U.S. election

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Saudis slant Republican in U.S. election

A Worldfocus contributing blogger writes about Saudis' perceptions of the impending U.S. election and challenges that the next administration will face in Saudi Arabia.

Posted: October 30, 2008 12:06   Comments: 1
U.S. election fascinates global citizens

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U.S. election fascinates global citizens

Gideon Rose, the managing editor of Foreign Affairs Magazine, calls the U.S. election the "most watched election" around the world.

Posted: October 29, 2008 16:01   Comments: 0
Argentinians weigh pros and cons of U.S.

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Argentinians weigh pros and cons of U.S.

Worldfocus correspondent Edie Magnus reports on how Argentinians perceive the U.S.

Posted: October 29, 2008 10:49   Comments: 0
Tzipi Livni calls for early elections in Israel

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Tzipi Livni calls for early elections in Israel

Asher Arian, professor of political science and the City University of New York Graduate Center, discusses Israel Foreign Minister's call for early elections.

Posted: October 27, 2008 19:50   Comments: 1

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