Georgia’s ruling party candidate leads in presidential runoff

Early results in Georgia’s presidential runoff suggest ruling party-backed candidate Salome Zurabishvili will win. Preliminary results in Georgia’s presidential runoff show the ruling party-backed candidate Salome Zurabishvili is ahead with nearly 60 percent of the votes. Wednesday’s runoff is the last time Georgians will be able to directly elect their head of state – as the president will be diminished in the country’s new parliamentary democracy. The Philippines’ Typhoon Haiyan was the strongest storm ever to make landfall. Five years on, we revisit this story. Russian-Saudi relations could be very different today, if Stalin hadn’t killed the Soviet ambassador to Saudi Arabia. Meet the hardline group willing to do anything, including going against their government, to claim land for Israel….
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