19 Apr 2015 03:04 PM EST
Albert Rivera, the 35-year-old leader of upstart political party Ciudadanos, has become Spain’s best-rated politician by cutting through his country’s increasingly volatile politics with a simple message: moderation. Though it was founded nearly a decade ago, Ciudadanos("Citizens") has in recent months risen quickly to the top of opinion polls ahead of a general election that many see as Spain's most important in 30 years. A dire economic crisis and corruption scandals that engulfed both the business and political elite have encouraged new entrants to Spanish politics over the past couple of years.
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Albert Rivera, the 35-year-old leader of upstart political party Ciudadanos, has become Spain’s best-rated politician by cutting through his country’s increasingly volatile politics... More
A propaganda video released by the Islamic State group on Sunday appears to show the killing of two different groups of captured Ethiopian Christians by the extremist group's Libyan affiliates.... More