Colombia chooses Gustavo Petro, first left-wing president in its history

Confetti explodes as the victory of candidate Gustavo Petro (left) in the presidential election is displayed, in Bogota, June 19, 2022. FERNANDO VERGARA / AP The opponent and senator Gustavo Petro became Sunday, June 19 the first leftist president in the history of Colombia, winning over his independent opponent Rodolfo Hernandez. Mr. Petro, 62, won … Read more

Colombia chooses Gustavo Petro, first left-wing president in its history

Journalists wait for Gustavo Petro, on the evening of the second round of the Colombian presidential election, at the Movistar Arena, in Bogota, June 19, 2022. JUAN BARRETO / AFP Gustavo Petro became, Sunday, June 19, the first left-wing president in the history of Colombia, with 50.47% of the vote, according to official results covering … Read more

left-wing candidate Gabriel Boric elected new president of the country

At 35, he became the youngest President of the Republic in the history of Chile. Article written by Posted the 12/20/2021 06:15 Update on 12/20/2021 8:13 AM Reading time : 1 min. It is a triumph for the left coalition. Gabriel Boric was officially elected President of the Republic of Chile on Sunday, December 19. … Read more

Leipzig: More than 1000 violent left-wing extremists expected – police feared riots | Regional

Leipzig – How bad will this Saturday be for Leipzig? Although three planned demonstrations were initially banned, the autonomous scene continued to mobilize nationwide and submitted urgent motions against the court decision. The police are preparing a large-scale operation – and are expecting serious riots. “Whether allowed or not, we will all come to Leipzig … Read more

Berlin: With clearing armor and chainsaw – police penetrate left-wing autonomous “Köpi”

SSharp lances, chainsaws, clearing vehicles – with ever greater caliber, the police attacked the fence around the “Köpi” in Berlin on Friday morning. The barricades of the left-wing autonomous car camp held for about an hour, then the police broke through the fence in several places. There is a smell of burned plastic in the … Read more

ARD “Wahlarena” incident: “Have to distance yourself from left-wing extremists”

Germany Incident in the ARD “election arena” “Public broadcasting must distance itself from left-wing extremists” Status: 2:14 p.m. | Reading time: 4 minutes In the sights of left activists: Union Chancellor candidate Armin Laschet (CDU, center), here with the moderators Andreas Cichowicz and Ellen Ehni in the ARD “Wahlarena” Source: pa / dpa / Axel … Read more

Leipzig: Left-wing extremists ignite firecrackers and smoke pots at demo | Regional

The Black Block pushed its way through Leipzig today. An estimated 5000 participants marched from the center to the Connewitzer Kreuz in protest, wrapped in clouds of smoke and fog. A martial act. And one that escalated and got visibly out of control. Because: Autonomous people hurled bottles, stones and firecrackers at police officers. Shortly … Read more

Left-wing opposition wins legislative elections in Norway

With 88 seats at the moment, the Labor Party led by Jonas Gahr Støre, the likely next prime minister, should dislodge the right-wing coalition of conservative Erna Solberg. Article written by Posted the 09/13/2021 9:44 PM Update the 09/13/2021 10:17 PM Reading time : 1 min. The left-wing opposition led by Labor Jonas Gahr Støre … Read more

Suspected left-wing extremist Lina E. in court today: rights tweet from the hall, lawyers are storming

08.09.2021 12:58 29.636 Suspected left-wing extremist Lina E. in court today: rights tweet from the hall, lawyers are storming The trial against Lina E. begins today in the court established for terrorism in Dresden – demonstrators have been on site since 7 a.m. By Eric Hofmann, Steffi Suhr Dresden – Trial at the high security court: … Read more

Suspected left-wing extremist Lina E. from Leipzig in court today: mother speaks before the trial begins

08.09.2021 08:50 8.255 Suspected left-wing extremist Lina E. in court today: mother speaks before the start of the trial The trial against Lina E. begins today in the court established for terrorism in Dresden – demonstrators have been on site since 7 a.m. By Eric Hofmann, Steffi Suhr Dresden – Trial at the high security court: … Read more