FORMER Argentinian president Cristina Fernandez launched a new electoral coalition at a huge rally in Buenos Aires on Tuesday.
The leftwinger, whose late husband Nestor Kerchner was president before her, vowed that the new Citizens’ Unity front would put a “brake on...
Thursday 22nd Jun 2017
posted by James Tweedie in World
Top prosecutor angry at apartheid-era bailout
Wednesday 21st Jun 2017
US invaders respond to Taliban recovery
Saturday 17th Jun 2017
RUSSIA claimed yesterday that it may have killed Isis leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in an air raid in Syria last month.
A Russian Defence Ministry statement said it had information suggesting Mr Baghdadi had attended a meeting with 30 Isis leaders near the death cult’s de-facto...
Activists condemn renewed restrictions as a ‘major setback’
Legal attack foiled – but opposition strike starts
Wednesday 14th Jun 2017
posted by James Tweedie in Britain
SYRIA’S army made lightning advances against Isis yesterday, threatening to leapfrog the US-backed Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) south of Raqqa.
Troops pushed 15 miles south-east from recently taken areas on the Euphrates river to Bir Nabaj and reached the Ithriyah...
by James Tweedie at the Venezuelan embassy
INTERNATIONAL respect and dialogue are the only solution to Venezuela’s political crisis, ambassador Rocio Maneiro said yesterday in London.
At a press conference at the Venezuelan embassy in West London, Ms Maneiro...
Tuesday 13th Jun 2017
RUSSIA accused Washington yesterday of hindering the fight against terrorism in Syria — a day after the US reportedly bombed troops.
The statement by Russian Army Colonel General Sergey Surovikin came after the UScoalition claimed it had shot down an armed...
Saturday 10th Jun 2017
CAMPAIGNING began yesterday for elections to Venezuela’s new National Constituent Assembly — which the opposition has called on Venezuelans to boycott.
People from across the country converged on the capital Carracas for a demonstration in support of the process intended to...