Tuesday

28th Mar 2017

Ticker

Lagarde 'not candidate' for EU commission presidency

IMF chief Christine Lagarde has said she is "not a candidate" to be EU commission president, reports Reuters. She said she is not a candidate because she has a job. "It's a job that I happen to think is rather important at the moment (...) which I intend to complete."

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.