With the election just days away, Germany's traditional political partnerships could be fracturing.
Greeks vote again on September 20. Even though the governing party Syriza has split, its leader - Alexis Tsipras - is in a strong position. He'll continue implementing reforms, says political scientist Heinz-Jürgen Axt.
Did US presidential candidate Bernie Sanders fail history when he said, "Adolf Hitler won an election in 1932?" The Washington Post thinks so, but historian Mark Roseman told DW that Sanders does have a point.
Turkey's president has called snap elections for November 1 after talks to form a coalition government failed. But, that is exactly what the president wants, says Seda Serdar.
Egypt has announced that it will hold parliamentary elections starting in October. The long-awaited polls will be the first since President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi ousted his Islamist predecessor.