Russians Vote for Overhaul That Could Keep Putin in Power Until 2036

MOSCOW—Russians voted overwhelmingly to adjust their country’s constitution, paving the way for President Vladimir Putin to continue to be in electricity and chart Russia’s destiny for yrs to appear.

With 50% of polling stations reporting, preliminary effects showed that seventy six% of voters on Wednesday approved the offer of some 200 constitutional amendments that involve a revision to reset the clock on the current restrict of two consecutive presidential conditions. That would allow for Mr. Putin to most likely operate two extra situations after his current tenure…

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USMCA Takes Effect but North American Trade Tensions Remain

WASHINGTON—The U.S.-Mexico-Canada Arrangement kicks in Wednesday, but the fruits of several years of negotiations will not necessarily necessarily mean the conclude of trade tensions amid the a few North American nations. Even as the deal formally requires influence, contentious issues that extended the negotiations are re-emerging as sore spots—including U.S. […]