Venezuela offers asylum to Snowden

The Venezuela President, Nicolas Maduro, has pledged to grant asylum to Edward Snowden, former Central Intelligence Agency, CIA, employee that leaked top-secret documents about sweeping U.S. surveillance programme.   France and Italy, among…

Military Ousts Egyptian President Morsi

President Mohamed Morsi of Egypt has been successful ousted by the military on Wednesday in a coup. According a statement by Army chief, General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, the armed forces explained that President Morsi had ignored calls…

Margaret Thatcher Is Buried in Style

St. Paul’s Cathedral in London held a final send forth for Britain’s first female Prime Minister, Margaret Thatcher, in a ceremonial funeral service that attracted at least 170 country representatives from…

Hosni Mubarak Jailed for Life

Former Egyptian President, Hosni Mubarak, yesterday received a life sentence for failing to stop the killing of protesters during the uprising that brought down his government last year and forced…

UN Moves to Protect Journalists

The United Nations, UN, has adopted The UN Plan of Action on the Safety of Journalists and the Issue of Impunity which was championed by the United Nations Educational, Scientific…

Coup Attempt in Guinea Bissau

There has been a coup attempt in the unstable West African country of Guinea Bissau with reports of the military attacking the house of Carlos Gomes Jr, the out going Prime Minister.…

Mali Coup Led by US-Trained Captain

A US Africa Command official confirmed on Friday the leader of military coup d’état in Mali has visited the US on several occasions, receiving professional military education. Captain Amadou HayaSanogo…