Haiti remains in crisis after five years of devastating earthquake

Haiti commemorated on Monday the 5th anniversary of the devastating earthquake that struck Port-au-Prince in 2010, with thousands of people still living in camps considered at risk of natural disaster and amid an intense political crisis. On Sunday, hundreds of protesters...

Ukrainian president dissolved parliament and called for elections

Ukraine will perform parliamentary elections on October 26 after the dissolution of Parliament on Monday by President Petro Poroshenko, accusing many MPs to support the pro-Russian rebels of the east. “I have decided to end prematurely with the authority of...

EU: Several members pose the arms embargo to Russia

Following the attack on a Malaysia Airlines plane from territory controlled by pro-Russian rebels in eastern Ukraine, which caused 298 victims, mostly Dutch, several countries in the European Union (EU) today raised to impose an arms embargo to Russia. During the Council of...

U.S. expands sanctions against Russia by conflict in Ukraine

The United States yesterday presented new sanctions on Russia for fomenting instability in eastern Ukraine. The same that affect key companies in the energy, financial and armaments industries. These measures add up to the sanctions of the European Union. This action does not...

Pro-Russian militia takes the Sevastopol Navy

A dozen Ukrainian military have been expelled from the headquarters of the Sevastopol Navy in the Crimean peninsula, during Wednesday morning after the militia took possession of the headquarters where they resided. The taking of this base located at the Sevastopol´s port, on the...

U.S. and Russia don’t reach an agreement on crisis in Ukraine

John Kerry and Sergey Lavrov heads of diplomacy of the United States and Russia, met day yesterday in London without having have made progress toward an agreement about the crisis in Ukraine and the situation on Crimea after six hours of conversations. “We don’t have...

John Kerry calls to stop “campaign of terror” in Venezuela

The U.S. Secretary of State, John Kerry told to a group of congressmen that the government of Venezuela must stop the “campaign of terror”, and respect the human rights. The Chief of U.S. Diplomacy appeared at a hearing before the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the...

Unasur will send special commission to Venezuela

In Santiago, the representatives of the twelve member countries of the Union of South American Nations (Unasur) decided to support the legitimacy of the government of Nicolas Maduro, and to send a special commission to Venezuela with the objective of solving the political...
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