Bogota, Jun 17 (efe-epa).- Colombians are heading to the polls Sunday to vote in a presidential runoff election, choosing between Ivan Duque, of the Democratic Center party and Gustavo Petro, of the leftist Colombia Humana movement.
Kabul, Jun 17 (efe-epa).- At least 18 people were killed and another 49 injured Sunday in a suicide attack in the heart of Jalalabad, the capital of Nangarhar province in eastern Afghanistan, an official source told EFE.
Moscow, Jun 16 (efe-epa).- Eight people including two of Mexican nationality were injured when a taxi crashed into a crowd near Moscow’s Red Square, currently full of soccer fans on hand to follow the soccer World Cup, Russian authorities said.
Athens, Jun 16 (efe-epa)- Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras survived a no-confidence vote Saturday that was presented by conservative members of Parliament to protest the deal reached with Skopje regarding the future name of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM).
Kabul, Jun 16 (efe-epa).- Afghan President Ashraf Ghani extended Saturday the cease-fire with the Taliban announced last week at the end of Ramadan and which since Friday coincides with a three-day truce decreed by the insurgent group, something unprecedented in 17 years of conflict.