Ukraine urges allies to condemn referendums as pro-Russians declare victory

A woman casts her ballot during voting in a so-called referendum on the joining of Russian-controlled regions of Ukraine to Russia, in a hospital in Berdyansk, Zaporizhzhia region, Ukraine, 25 September 2022. EFE/EPA/STRINGER

Lviv, Ukraine, Sep 28 (EFE).- Ukraine on Wednesday urged the international community to condemn the annexation referendums held in Russian-occupied territories as separatist leaders said they were traveling to Moscow to formalize the results, which have been dismissed by Kyiv and its allies.   “Ukraine calls on all states and international organizations to immediately condemn the … Read more

Italy votes in historic elections

Italian President Sergio Mattarella casts his ballot at a polling station during voting for the general election, in Palermo, Sicily Island, southern Italy, 25 September 2022. EFE/EPA/IGOR PETYX

Rome, Sep 25 (EFE).- Italians headed to polls on Sunday to vote in decisive elections that could deliver the most far-right government since WWII with the victory Giorgia Meloni, who would become the first woman to hold the country’s top post. About 51 million Italians are eligible to vote, including 2.7 million first time voters, … Read more

Italians set to vote in historic elections

Far-right leader of Brothers of Italy party Giorgia Meloni during her political campaign ahead of elections. EFE/EPA/LUCA ZENNARO

Rome, Sep 24 (EFE).- Italy’s political leaders wrapped up their campaigns ahead of decisive elections Sunday which is likely to bring to power the most right-wing government since the end of WWII. Far-right leader Giorgia Meloni is the favorite to to win the election, according to polls. Meloni, leader of the Brothers of Italy party, … Read more