Trade unionist EGLE SANCHEZ speaks to James Tweedie about the realities on the ground in the run-up to tomorrow’s municipal elections and the expectations of the ‘Chavistas’
Saturday 9th Dec 2017
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Occupying forces fire on Palestinians following Jerusalem announcement
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SUPPORTERS of former Argentinian president Cristina Fernandez protested in Buenos Aires on Thursday night after she was detained for alleged treason.
Demonstrators took to the city’s Plaza de Mayo after Ms Fernandez was taken into custody over claims that she had covered up...
Backlash over Trump’s decision on Jerusalem continues
Friday 8th Dec 2017
MOVES to keep Northern Ireland inside the EU single market are just a ruse for a “minimalist Brexit,” Irish communists have warned.
The Communist Party of Ireland (CPI) accused Brussels, Westminster and Dublin of “ruling by fooling” in a Wednesday night...
KENYAN opposition leader Raila Odinga rejected US calls to abandon his mock presidential inauguration, arguing that he does not recognise the legitimacy of Uhuru Kenyatta as president.
On Wednesday, the US embassy in Nairobi called next Tuesday’s planned ceremony...
US sop to Israel threatens to spark new violence
Thursday 7th Dec 2017
HONDURAN President Juan Orlando Hernandez said on Tuesday night that he was is “open” to a full recount as opposition protests against the “stolen” election continued.
National Party leader Mr Hernandez said: “We’re open to it being checked, revised,...
THE International Brigades Memorial Trust (IBMT) has condemned the desecration at the weekend of a monument to a Ukrainian who died in the Spanish Civil War.
HONDURAN police went on strike today, refusing to suppress protests against ballot-rigging in last week’s election.