Lebanon names Najib Mikati as new prime minister
The Sunni telecoms tycoon secured enough votes from lawmakers to become Lebanon's prime minister. France and the US have expressed support for the move.
Haiti: Ariel Henry assumes post as prime minister
Henry has appealed for national unity as he takes office nearly two weeks after the assassination of late President Jovenel Moise.
Malaysia: Key ally calls on prime minister to resign
Malaysia's ruling coalition's biggest party, UMNO, has withdrawn its support for Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin over his cabinet's handling of the coronavirus pandemic.
Slovenian Prime Minister Janez Jansa on the defensive
Members of the European Parliament in Strasbourg took their first opportunity to grill Prime Minister Janez Jansa over attacks on press freedom and the rule of law.
Armenia Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan’s party wins majority in snap polls
Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan's party has won 53.9 percent of the vote in snap parliamentary elections called in an effort to defuse a political crisis after a war with Azerbaijan.
CAR prime minister and government resign
The prime minister decided to leave just a few months after the president was re-elected. The peace deal in the Central African Republic is on unsteady ground.
'Prime Minister Suga, please call off the Olympics'
The COVID-19 pandemic has yet to be brought under control, rendering it inevitable that the government will have to declare another extension of the state of emergency currently covering Tokyo and other prefectures.
Mali: President, prime minister arrested in 'attempted coup'
The EU slammed the "kidnapping" of Mali interim President Bah N'Daw and Prime Minister Moctar Ouane after soldiers took the civilian leaders into custody.