Politics and Security

Monday, July 7, 2014 - 12:15
With pressure building for Maduro to change course, he is showing signs of adopting a more pragmatic approach, analysts say, even as it sets up a potential split with the other heirs of “chavismo”.
Thursday, July 3, 2014 - 06:17
Spokesperson Jen Psaki discussed the murder of Muhammed Hussein Abu Khdeir is Palestine, the ongoing crisis in Iraq, foreign fighters in Syria, the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, the nuclear negotiations with Iran, and the unaccompanied minors traveling through Mexico to the border.
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 08:19
Aquí se trata de un escenario de proto-transición, donde la oposición tiene la oportunidad de tender puentes con los chavistas decepcionados y arrepentidos y, otra vez, no hay indicios que ello esté ocurriendo.
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 07:23
US senators are readying a measure that would for the first time revise the legal underpinning for America’s fight against violent Islamic groups.
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 07:12
“Lo que anda buscando Nicolás [Maduro] es que nosotros quedemos como los copartícipes del desastre con él, desde el punto de vista de propaganda, y ninguno de nosotros está dispuesto a asumir ese costo, ni lo vamos a asumir”, dijo uno.
Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 06:52
While the US Defense Department’s Afghanistan war budget is expected to receive little resistance from lawmakers, the Pentagon is under pressure from the White House Office of Management Budget to lower, then eliminate supplemental requests, sources said.
Monday, June 30, 2014 - 09:23
Mr. Boudou was charged with receiving bribes and conducting business incompatible with public office. If convicted, Mr. Boudou could face up to six years in prison.
Monday, June 30, 2014 - 08:40
We maintain our forecast that Mr Morales will win a new term, but there is a growing possibility that the presidential election will be decided on a run-off vote
Monday, June 30, 2014 - 07:14
Senior congressional Republicans are vowing to closely scrub President Barack Obama’s new war-funding request, with one saying it “cries out for oversight.”
Monday, June 30, 2014 - 06:34
La bloguera cubana Yoani Sánchez fue quien dio la noticia de la llegada a la isla del presidente de Google, Eric Schmidt, junto con los directivos de Google Ideas.