The regional leaders described the enforcement of extraterritorial laws and measures as a violation of international law.Full Story
The decision was taken after a council of the Single Federation of Oil Tankers (FUP) meeting and the workers warned that they would resume the strike if no negotiations were reached with the Petrobras' executive board.Full Story
The main accusation against the company relies on the use of “WhatsApp shoots”, a series of messages.
The order was to kill 17 civilians and make them appear as if they were killed-in-action rebels.
Militarized police officers were harassing the population and organizing mutinies in the state of Ceara.
The FARC party expressed concern about the absence of security guarantees, "reflected in the systematic continuity of killing social leaders and former guerrilla fighters."
“I won’t accept more excuses. Either we produce or we produce. Venezuela has to become an oil powerhouse,” the president said.
Argentina's Economy Minister recently said austerity policies backed by the IMF were to blame for Argentina’s debt crisis and warned upcoming debt talks would likely be frustrating for bondholders.
Elliott Abrams served George W. Bush’s administration but he is especially infamous for his work under Ronald Reagan’s administration in the 1980s.