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Thai PM offers election to end political crisis

BANGKOK, Dec 08, 2013 (AFP) - Thailand's embattled premier said Sunday she was willing to call an election to end the political crisis gripping the country - but only if protesters seeking her overthrow accept the result.


U.N.'s Ban says slump may lead to political crisis

MOSCOW (Reuters) - U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon warned on Friday that the global economic crisis could lead to a political crisis and social unrest and called on the world's leading economies to act.


Portugal political crisis a catalogue of missteps

LISBON (Reuters) - Portugal's political crisis may have been papered over but the ill-timed power games have done little to help the bailed-out country's credibility abroad.


Q+A - Is Thailand's political crisis hurting its economy?

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thailand's export-driven economy is likely to weather the political storm this year, with growth forecast to approach 5 percent as global demand recovers, but its five-year political crisis remains a threat to stability.


U.N.'s Ban says slump may lead to political crisis

MOSCOW (Reuters) - U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Friday the global economic crisis could swiftly lead to a political crisis.


Gunbattles flare in Lebanon as political crisis deepens

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Lebanese troops and gunmen exchanged fire in Beirut's southern suburbs on Monday, wounding five people, deepening a political crisis following the assassination of a senior intelligence official, security and medical sources said

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Sri Lanka political crisis deepens Kumaratunga declares state of emergency

B>COLOMBO:/BSri Lanka's political crisis deepened yesterday as President Chandrika Kumaratunga declared a state of emergency and fears grew for the fragile peace process with Tamil Tiger rebels.


Q+A - Will PM's peace deal ease Thai political crisis?

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Leaders of anti-government protesters in Thailand were considering on Tuesday a government proposal for a Nov. 14 election that could provide some respite from an increasingly deadly political crisis.


Penpix - Main players in Italy's political crisis

ROME (Reuters) - Following are brief biographies of some of the main players in the political crisis that has threatened the future of Italian Prime Minister Enrico Letta's 5-month-old government.


Somali lawmakers seek to impeach president amid political crisis

MOGADISHU (Reuters) - Some Somali lawmakers said on Wednesday they plan to impeach the president in a mounting political crisis that could put the fledgling government on a violent collision course with one of the country's most powerful clans.