Afghanistan launched the registration of candidates for parliamentary and district elections on Saturday, taking another step toward a long-delayed ballot that has been threatened by deadly attacks on voter registration centers.
Police in Malaysia have searched five places linked to the country’s former prime minister Najib Razak for evidence related to money-laundering charges against him, a week after he was defeated by veteran politician Mahathir Mohamad in general elections.
An alliance headed by Shia cleric Moqtada Sadr and a rival bloc of former fighters appeared to surge Monday in surprise preliminary results from Iraq's first poll since the defeat of the Daesh terror group.
Iran’s parliament speaker hailed the outcome of Sunday’s election in Lebanon as a response to the hostile policies of the US and Israel towards Lebanon, such as their attempts to upset the Arab country’s security by supporting terrorists.
The Philippines on Monday released the names of over 200 local officials with alleged links to drugs, rejecting concerns it amounted to a "hit list" in President Rodrigo Duterte's deadly narcotics crackdown.