The Chechen head says he listens to his people more than Nobel prize winners.
While the majority cared about stability, only seven percent felt democracy was important.
China's Xi Jinping says independence proponents should not split the two sides.
Only one candidate offered a Reaganite vision of spreading freedom around the world.
An intimate study of a would-be world leader and the death of his love affair with democracy.
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Hating minority groups like Muslims is alien to America's culture of tolerance.
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Soon after the polls closed on Sunday Essebsi announced his victory but rival Marzouki has rejected the claim
The MPs were denied visas to travel to the territory to look into the progress of democracy amid the protests
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has a reputation for his controversial views on women's rights
Students calling for full democracy for Chinese-ruled Hong Kong are expected to announce details of their new battle plan on Thursday.
Laura Cha was quoted as saying that American slaves waited 107 years for voting rights following emancipation, "so why can't Hong Kong wait for a while?"
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"Unless there is some kind of breakthrough in two hours of talks on Tuesday, I'm worried we will see the standoff worsen and get violent."
Campouts in Hong Kong signal protestors are in this for the long haul
"We've been pepper-sprayed. We've been tear-gassed. We've seen Triads. Now we're not afraid of anything."
Tens of thousands of protesters have staged sit-ins across Hong Kong over the past week
After a night of trouble which resulted in 19 arrests, supporters of the city's pro-Beijing government rallied next to pro-democracy protesters in Mong Kok, a working class neighborhood near a popular shopping district
Violence in Hong Kong as hundreds of supporters of Chinese rule stormed tents and ripped down banners belonging to pro-democracy protesters
The leader of Hong Kong has agreed to open talks with pro-democracy protesters, while making clear they will take a hard line towards civil unrest
The group has enough volunteers to translate into nearly 15 languages.
New Yorkers gathered in Times Square and Central Park to show their support of the pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong