Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Wednesday he will send Congress a proposal crafted by the Supreme Court that aims to strengthen the judiciary to combat corruption and abuse of power within its ranks.
The European Commission sent legal warnings to Cyprus, Portugal, the Netherlands and five other EU states over their delays in applying new anti-money laundering rules adopted at European Union level two years ago.
Germany’s Social Democratic Party (SPD) signaled on Wednesday they could quit its coalition with Angela Merkel’s conservatives if she is forced out as chancellor, piling pressure on their partners to avoid a snap election as they pick a new leader.
The Kremlin on Wednesday accused Turkey of flouting agreements it had made with Russia to neutralize terrorists in the Syrian province of Idlib and said terrorist attacks on Syrian and Russian forces in the region were continuing.
The head of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) said unilateral withdrawal of the United States from a landmark and multilateral nuclear deal with Iran, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), has undermined the agreement, which could serve to prove that diplomacy is the most viable option for tackling toughest international issues.