In France’s Poor Suburbs, Angry Voters May Skip Big Election by ALISSA J. RUBIN and LILIA BLAISE


By ALISSA J. RUBIN and LILIA BLAISE

The number of disillusioned voters who abstain could determine if the far-right candidate, Marine Le Pen, upends expectations in the presidential runoff.

Published: April 29, 2017 at 07:00PM

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Exiled Iranian TV Executive Is Assassinated in Istanbul by PATRICK KINGSLEY


By PATRICK KINGSLEY

Saeed Karimian, the owner of Gem TV, a network of television channels that broadcasts in Farsi and other languages, was ambushed as he drove through an upscale neighborhood.

Published: April 29, 2017 at 07:00PM

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