CIA Director defends his work and admits there were unauthorized actions

The Director of the CIA, John Brennan, defended the legality of interrogation methods applied to suspected terrorists after the attacks of September 11, 2001. Brennan gave a speech from the central agency, followed by a press conference to respond to the report conclusions of the...

Former members and current CIA agents defend against torture report

High range current spies and former members of the CIA discredited on Wednesday the Senate investigation regarding torture practices used after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 in United States. The former interrogators and current CIA officials came out in...

Maduro warns the United States after sanctions imposed by the Senate

The Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro warned the United States and the government of Barack Obama that their country will “come off badly” if the Senate of the United States imposes sanctions on Venezuela. “I think if it is imposed (sanctions), President...

Senate report reveals that the CIA used brutal torture techniques

The US Senate issued this Tuesday a report on the brutal torture techniques the CIA used to interrogate suspects after the 2001 attacks. The report contains harsh revelations about the secret program launched by the government of President George W. Bush (2001-2009), to...

US Senate imposes new sanctions against Venezuelan Government

The US Senate today approved new sanctions against the Venezuela government of President Nicolas Maduro, with the aim of promoting the defemse of human rights in that country, legislative sources reported. The approval of the bill was held in the Senate with a voice vote, which...

Reform to NSA surveillance program is blocked

On Tuesday, the US Senate refused to consider the draft USA Freedom Act as part of the reform to the US surveillance program since the revelations of Edward Snowden in 2013. Despite the support of President Barack Obama and backed by Silicon Valley groups and large technology...

US Republican Party is the winner of the legislative elections

Republicans won the entire of Congress in congressional elections in the United States on Tuesday, leaving President Barack Obama and his Democratic allies in front of two years of difficult coexistence. The president’s opponents won the Senate and strengthened their...