French Defense Minister Sylvie Goulard announced her resignation on Tuesday over a fake jobs scandal that has hit her small centrist MoDem party, which has allied itself with President Emmanuel Macron's party.
Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka will tender his resignation Thursday, the president's office said, a day after the premier announced he was quitting following a high-stakes row with his finance minister.
Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka announced Tuesday he would submit his resignation -- which also entails that of his cabinet -- after a row with his popular billionaire finance minister, whose business activities have caused a storm.
While the US and its allies as well as some foreign-backed Syrian opposition groups are occasionally demanding for resignation of Bashar Assad as President of Syria, Maria Zakharova, Spokeswoman of the Russian Foreign Ministry called such demand unacceptable and illegal.
Thousands of protesters have poured onto the streets of major cities in Brazil, calling for the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff and the resignation of her predecessor Lula da Silva as her chief of staff.