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The election of Cuba's new leader is no surprise - expert comment

Cuba’s parliament will elect Miguel Diaz-Canel as its new president, ending the Castro family’s long rule of nearly 60 years. The 57-year-old bureaucrat will take Raul Castro’s place as the government works to ensure the survival of one of the world’s last remaining communist states. Dr Stephanie Panichelli-Batalla, Assistant Professor, Global Sustainable Development comments


Election confusion in Honduras: Expert comment from Dr Tom Long

With two candidates claiming victory in the Honduras presidential election, Dr Tom Long from the Department of Politics and International Studes comments on the poll.