US: Protests over killings of African Americans at the hands of the police continue

New York and other American cities were the scene of demonstrations yesterday evening to denounce police impunity in several cases of deaths of African Americans, which has raised the racial tensions in the country. For the second consecutive night, several thousand New Yorkers,...

Blockages persist due to agricultural strike in Colombia

Both in the south and southwest of Colombia, the departments of Huila, Caqueta, Cauca, Narino and Putumayo, remain with food shortages due to the agricultural strike and its roadblocks that has lasted for more than two weeks. On August 19, the Colombian agrarian sector began an...

Agricultural Unemployment in Colombia persists despite partial agreements

Most roads blocked by peasant demonstrations in Colombia were reopened gradually during the weekend, but confirmed yesterday that truckers will remain paralyzed in demand for fuel price reduction, which this month ended in $ 4.6 per gasoline gallon. Around 40 000 and 50 000...

Colombia faces two-days of agricultural strike

Yesterday marked two days of a measure that has paralyzed Colombia. During the demonstrations 48 protesters have been arrested, to this we add the road blockades and sporadic clashes between protesters and riot forces officers in several locations in the nation. This strike is...

Judge Adli Mansur is the interim president of Egypt

This Thursday, July 4, the presiding judge of the Constitutional Court, Adli Mansur, was sworn in as interim president of Egypt, taking office a few hours after the army to depose the Islamist Mohammed Morsi. Mansur was sworn in by the Constitutional Court, located on the banks...

Military overthrow Morsi and suspended constitution with coup

On Wednesday, Egyptian airport officials issued a travel ban on President Mohammed Morsi and the leader of the Muslim Brotherhood. Officials said the ban for Morsi is related to his escape from prison along with 30 members of the Muslim Brotherhood in the Arab Spring of 2011 that...

The shadow of a coup covers Egypt

Yesterday the presidential palace in Egypt was probed by military helicopter, while supporters and opponents of Egyptian leader, Mohammed Morsi, took their contempt to the streets of the nation. At night Morsi stressed that “the people elected me in free and fair...

President of Egypt against the wall

Yesterday the Armed Forces of Egypt gave the ultimatum to Islamist President Mohammed Morsi, to share his power. The order called on politicians to reach an agreement that defines the future of the country within the next 48-hours. The military statement broadcasted by state...