A crowd of Armenian protesters forced their way into a government building in the capital Yerevan on Monday to demand the resignation of Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan, the RIA news agency reported.
The Defense Ministry reported the resignations - apparently unprecedented since at least the end of military rule 36 years ago - in a statement released without giving reasons. Replacements were not named. But analysts expressed fears the president,
The 2020 Tokyo Games were postponed for a year because of the novel coronavirus and the pandemic is still creating huge questions about their viability, even though the government has said it is determined the July.23-Aug.8 Games go ahead.
The resignation and the leadership vacuum left behind by the controversy add to the woes of organisers struggling to win over a sceptical public less than six months before the virus-delayed Games.
Thousands of Nepalis opposed to Oli took to the streets in the capital, Kathmandu, for a public rally on Wednesday to celebrate the decision and press fresh demands for the prime minister to resign.
Togolese Prime Minister Komi Selom Klassou and his government tendered their resignation on Friday, the presidency said in a statement, congratulating the Cabinet for its work in office.
The ministers quit after the recently elected members of parliament, more than 60% of them new faces, grilled the prime minister to protest his new cabinet appointments. The decision to reinstate the old parliament speaker stirred anger among new lawmakers.
The Philippine national police chief resigned on Monday after he faced allegations in a Senate hearing that he intervened as a provincial police chief in 2013 to prevent his officers from being prosecuted for allegedly selling
Haitian opposition leaders led a large and mostly peaceful march in the capital on Friday as they called for the resignation of President Jovenel Moise, whom they blame for a deep economic
Over a dozen federal and provincial members from Sargodha, Karachi and Lahore belonging to the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) given their resignations to their parliamentary leaders.