Month: August 2020
Thousands of Israelis once again took to the streets on Saturday against the right-wing conservative Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The centres of protest were Jerusalem and Tel Aviv.
Despite a ban on demonstrations, thousands of participants in the "Great Parade of Women Peacekeepers" in Minsk took to the streets. They protested against police violence and for new elections, among other things.
Montenegro is a candidate for EU membership and at the same time a model state for autocracy and corruption. Long-term ruler Djukanovic is now having a new parliament elected - he wants to have his regime confirmed.
Millions of Mexicans do not have access to water, in many areas it flows out of the tap only rarely or dirtily. A start-up company has developed a system to use rainwater.
The protests against the authoritarian system Lukashenko continue - the head of state reacts with drastic measures against journalists. The women in the country are planning a large protest march.
Relations between the United Arab Emirates and Israel are apparently on the upswing. The boycott of Israel was lifted by decree.
The US president boasts an excellent record - this is how he wants to reach floating voters. Even if he is very friendly, he is at best an average head of government.