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WARSAW, Poland | Poles chose mayors for over 640 cities, towns in runoff vote

WARSAW, Poland — Poles are voting in local runoff elections to choose the mayors of several key cities, including Krakow and Gdansk, and more than 640 other towns and smaller localities. A first round on Oct. 21 saw the ruling populist Law and Justice party strengthen its showing in regional assemblies but lose mayoral races … Continue reading WARSAW, Poland | Poles chose mayors for over 640 cities, towns in runoff vote

BERLIN | Bavaria votes in tough test for Merkel’s conservative allies

BERLIN — Bavarians are voting in a state election that is expected to deal the prosperous region’s dominant conservative party a stinging setback, with unpredictable consequences for Chancellor Angela Merkel‘s federal German government. Some 9.5 million people are eligible to vote Sunday for the state legislature in Munich, where the Christian Social Union — an … Continue reading BERLIN | Bavaria votes in tough test for Merkel’s conservative allies