China and Iraq suffer price drop in the oil barrel

The price of oil debuted the week at a price of $ 1.02 lower, closing at $ 47.67 per barrel with China and Iraq behind the depreciation, which continue to hamper revenues of Ecuador. The world’s largest consumer of energy, China, is facing a significant downward pressure on...

Europe on alert against jihadism after attacks in Belgium and France

Europe launched an offensive against jihadism, with the death of two suspects on Thursday in Belgium and the arrest this Friday of dozens more in this country, in France and in Germany, a week after the attacks in Paris. The Belgian authorities had information about...

Putin: The United States is guilty of destabilizing the world with their policies

The Russian president has accused the United States of destabilizing the world with its policy of domain and warned that its intention to create a global scheme according to their interests increases the risk of conflicts between the great powers. In a lecture before political...

Germany will supply Kurdish forces with military weapons

The German government agreed to send anti-tank missiles and machine guns to the Kurds fighting against the jihadist group of the slamic State (IS) in northern Iraq. The decision was taken at a meeting yesterday presided by Chancellor Angela Merkel with her ministers of defense,...

1.2 million Iraqis have been displaced by internal conflict

The United Nations determined that 1.2 million Iraqis have left their homes because of the conflict in that country. Valerie Amos, Deputy Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs said in a statement feeling “extremely concerned about the fate of those displaced” due...

U.S. Intervention in Iraq does not have full support

In a meeting with congressional leaders on Wednesday, Obama restricted himself to present options that the White House meditates to stop the jihadist advancing in Iraq. Iraq Callings for the U.S. to bomb Iraq positions and the Levant (EIIL) do not have the full support of the...

Uruguay, France, Iraq and Ghana classified to the U-20 semifinal

Yesterday, Chile lost in a vibrant match, 3-4 against Ghana and was eliminated from the Turkey U-20 tournament in which Uruguay defeated Spain 1-0 and France thrashed Uzbekistan 4-0, already had passed to the semifinals on Saturday. Yesterday, Iraq also won to South Korea on...
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President of Iraq suffered a stroke

Jalal Talabani, President of Iraq, is in a hospital at Baghdad, while his team tries to stabilize him after having suffered a strong stroke, as reported by the government spokesman, Ali al-Moussawi. Talabani, unifying character, above sectarian and ethnic divisions of his...