Moscow trumpets raid in wake of US criticism
Thursday 31st Dec 2015
posted by James Tweedie in World
Wednesday 30th Dec 2015
Tuesday 29th Dec 2015
Damascus blames countries backing rebels for the slaughter
Saturday 12th Dec 2015
INSURGENTS launched co-ordinated assaults on several army barracks before dawn yesterday in Burundi’s capital Bujumbura, sparking a manhunt by soldiers.
Residents stayed inside, too afraid to go to work or school, as explosions and gunfire sounded across the city for hours.
BOMBARDIER aircraft builders in Northern Ireland overwhelmingly rejected a management-proposed pay freeze yesterday.
On top of the two-year moratorium on wage rises, the Canadian aircraft manufacturer had demanded that staff work an extra hour on Fridays over the same period.
Friday 11th Dec 2015
ARGENTINIAN President Mauricio Macri was sworn in yesterday, heralding free market “reforms” and a surrender to US vulture funds.
Republican Proposal (PRO) candidate Mr Macri was elected last month in a run-off vote against the Front for Victory alliance’s Daniel...
Militants bussed out of area formerly known as the capital of the rebellion
Thursday 10th Dec 2015
VENEZUELA’S socialist government has put the parliamentary TV channel under workers’ control to stop the opposition taking it over.
And President Nicolas Maduro announced emergency legislation to protect workers’ rights before the current National Assembly term...