Tuesday

28th Mar 2017

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Belgian PM hands in cabinet resignation

Belgian Prime Minister Elio Di Rupo tendered his government's resignation Monday. It will continue in a caretaker capacity until a new administration is formed. Di Rupo's Socialists finished on 30% in Wallonia. The Flemish separatist party, N-VA, won 32% of Sunday's vote, making it the largest party.

Analysis

Lukashenka: End of an era?

The political spring in Belarus ended just as the actual season began, but greater changes loom after 23 years of dictatorship.