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ELECTIONS PRESIDENTIELLES AMERICAINES: RIEN N’EST JOUE

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Les élections présidentielles américaines sont certainement les plus surprenantes depuis celles d’Abraham Lincoln à la Présidence des Etats Unis.

Elles se déroulent à un moment où le monde n’a jamais été, en matière d’affaires étrangères, aussi violemment confronté à des menaces de déstabilisation de ses institutions depuis la seconde guerre mondiale.

Alors que d’autres élections de même importance vont avoir lieu dans d’autres pays comme en France, il est bon de se poser la question de savoir ou tout cela pourrait nous mener tant sur les plans nationaux qu’internationaux.

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Stuggle for unconditional power: Turkish Prime Minister steps down in light of a tenuous immigration agreement

Turkey's Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu addresses the media in Ankara December 11, 2014. REUTERS/Umit Bektas (TURKEY - Tags: POLITICS) - RTR4HNSC

As the Kurdish militancy issue is dragging more pressure on the Turkish executive branch at a time the region is rocked by massive instability, Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu is stepping down because of differences with the President.

That move is taking place right after Prime Minister Davutoglu appeared as instrumental in the Turkish-EU immigration agreement.

The Prime Minister has also ruled out running as the leader of the AKP.

To understand that political struggle for unconditional power, one must remember that President Erdogan had set up a group of loyalist within the AKP. The difficulties he came accross with his Prime Minister pushed him to consider other alternatives for the AKP’s leadership. Erdogan wants someone in that position that will be more amenabled to him.

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The Gulf States Political Stability threatened by the Islamic State

tousThe coalition stricking Syria is about stopping IS from gaining more territories than the ones it has already invaded. The Islamic State (IS) has gained a lot of territories,  and in an unprecedented move, the Arab Gulf States’ role in the region has, as a consequence, taken a new turn.

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Nigeria: Abducted Girls Freed, Official Says Then Retracts

_74646579_boko-haram-video-picA Nigerian defense spokesperson confirmed and then promptly denied that an unidentified number of the more than 200 girls kidnapped in April by the militant group Boko Haram had been released into military custody, BBC reported Sept. 23. The spokesperson said that there were girls in military custody, just not those who had been kidnapped from Chibok. Boko Haram seems to have recently changed tactics, making some key territorial gains in the past couple of months.

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