Daily Archives: April 28, 2016

Serbia’s election outcome: More of the same or worse?

by Vladimir Unkovski-Korica

Serbia held early parliamentary elections on 24 April 2016, the second set of early elections in just over two years. Serbian premier and leader of the Serbian Progressive Party (SNS), Aleksandar Vučić, appears to have believed that, with the opposition in disarray, and his own popularity still sky high, he could win an even more resounding victory than on 16 March 2014.

Egyptian opposition closing ranks in bid to end Sisi’s rule

by Suraj Sharma

Egyptian opposition figures and parties are uniting in the face of increased state repression during “a crucial year” for the future of the country’s democracy, one of Egypt’s leading opposition politicians has said.

The CADTM network’s Global Assembly is to be held in Tunis from 26 to 30 April 2016

The CADTM will hold its Global Assembly in Tunis from 26 to 30 April. About sixty delegates from some thirty member organisations of the CADTM network in Africa, South America, Asia and Europe are expected to meet in Tunis. The Assembly will assess the CADTM’S action and decide on the guidelines of its struggle against the ‘debt system’.