BEIJING China's ruling Communist Party enshrined President Xi Jinping's political thought into its constitution on Tuesday, putting him in the same company as the founder of modern China, Mao Zedong, and cementing his power ahead of a second five-year term. | Video
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NAIROBI Kenyan police used bullets and teargas on Tuesday to disperse a small demonstration in Nairobi two days before elections, as the main opposition leader appeared to row back from a call for his supporters to hold protests during the vote.
BERLIN Former German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble was elected president of Germany's Bundestag or lower house of parliament, on Tuesday at its first session after Sept. 24 elections.
AMSTERDAM Dutch politician Geert Wilders launched an appeal on Tuesday against his conviction last December for inciting discrimination in a trial he said was politically motivated.