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Thai opposition leader Thanathorn defiant after losing out in PM vote
In a DW interview, Thai opposition leader Thanathorn says he still hopes to become prime minister in the future despite legal cases that threaten to derail his efforts. Charlotte Chelsom-Pill reports from Bangkok.
Venezuela: Guaido seeks talks with US military
Self-declared President Juan Guaido is to step up pressure on the US military to help solve the country's political crisis. The opposition leader has spent months trying to oust Nicolas Maduro from the crisis-hit nation.
Cameroon's main opposition leader Kamto arrested for protest
Cameroonian authorities arrested opposition leader Maurice Kamto on Monday (January 28), his lawyer said, after weekend protests that security forces dispersed with live bullets, wounding six people.
Togo protests turn deadly after government crackdown
10 Dec 2018
Deaths were reported in Togo after security forces moved against protesters across the West African state. Opposition leaders accused "regime soldiers" of opening fire and urged their supporters to continue street demos.
Kenya's oppostion leader refuses to share power
3 Sep 2017
Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga said on Sunday that his coalition will not share power, two days after the Supreme Court annulled last month's presidential election and ordered a new poll within 60 days.
Trump demands release of Venezuelan opposition leader
16 Feb 2017
US President Donald Trump has called for Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez to be released from prison immediately after the US placed sanctions on the Venezuela’s Vice President Tareck El Aissami for drug trafficking.
Police tear gas supporters of late DRC opposition leader
3 Feb 2017
Police have fired tear gas at people who were paying their respects to Etienne Tshisekedi - the Democratic Republic of Congo's late opposition leader.