It seems at times as though everything Boris Johnson touches results in complete shambolic failure. For many living in Britain, this reality is not new. Nor is it new to the millions who, interestingly in spite of his track record, voted for him as London mayor, and ultimately as prime minister, fulfilling Johnson’s long-held dream of running the country.
Kyrgyzstan’s parliament named nationalist politician Sadyr Japarov prime minister in a repeat vote on Wednesday.
Japan's ruling party on Monday elected chief cabinet secretary Yoshihide Suga as its new leader, making him all but certain to replace Shinzo Abe as the country's next prime minister.
Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani on Sunday threw his support behind the prime minister’s announcement that parliamentary elections will be held ahead of schedule next year.
Nearly 80 percent of 394 lawmakers from Japan's ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) back Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga in next week's election.
Foreign Ministry of Iran has felicitated Iraq on the nomination of a new prime minister-designate.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he has tested positive for coronavirus.