There can be no doubt that Hillary Rodham Clinton is the natural choice of today's Democratic Party in the United States of America as front-runner for the 2016 Presidential election, given her heavyweight political pedigree over many decades. The question is, does the Donkey want to move on?
The daily reports reaching us from Syria show that the War against the various terrorist formations operating on the territory of this ancient nation is far from over. Not a day goes by that acts are not committed of an atrocity has nothing to do with the rules of engagement, already ruthless in themselves.
Amid rumors that Greece might not pay its creditors if there is no progress in negotiations on its bail-out plan, Athens has made it clear that one thing is not linked to the other and has denied reports that it is planning to default, while stressing that it is doing everything possible to reach an agreement as soon as possible
Russia is able to overcome any threat, if the society stays consolidated, Putin said. "There are many threats that we can not predict," Putin admitted. "But if we preserve the stable internal political situation - the consolidation of the society that we can see today - then we are not afraid of any threat," President Putin said
The recent United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice held in Doha, Qatar, focused on the gravity of crimes against wildlife and forests, a crime which renders billions for those who are driving countless species to extinction. The conclusion of the session was more needs to be done.
The invasion by ISIS of the Palestinian settlement of Yarmouk, in the southern suburbs of Damascus, has exposed serious divisions within the Palestinian leadership. An apparent agreement to confront the new crisis, with the Syrian Government, was rapidly disowned by the PLO leadership in Ramallah.
An international study led by the University of Coimbra in Portugal has revealed a stunning breakthrough in research carried out on the most baffling psychiatric condition called Schizophrenia - new clues have been discovered indicating the origin of the disease.
To add to the wanton destruction of world heritage in the museums of Mosul, Islamic State now proudly shows a video of the total and complete destruction of the ancient city of Nimrud, including its unique archeological treasures dating back to the thirteenth century BC. But what about the rumors that the USA is supporting Islamic State?
The Balkan wars that ravaged the now defunct Yugoslavia was a terrible moment in European history. Many the actors involved, who have contributed to the tragedy which was committed not too many years ago in those places. For some, perhaps many, the American and NATO intervention, should be decisive and put an end to a long series of conflicts.
The dirty war on Syria has involved repeated scandals, often fabricated against the Syrian Government to help create pretexts for deeper intervention. Perhaps the most notorious was the East Ghouta incident of August 2013, with the claim that the Syrian Government had used chemical weapons to murder hundreds of innocents.
Fernando Pinho is a Portuguese theater producer who has a project: Project Amelia, namely to spend sixty nights in sixty different airports in different countries to raise funds for charity. Fernando Pinho's aim is to buy an aircraft for use in solidarity missions. Project Amelia is a charity organization, one of many that have grown in Portugal.
England's Easter was the culmination of recent events which have brought the would-be great and good to their knees - and knee deep in hypocrisy. Prime Minister David Cameron, after attending an Easter service near his rural home said it was "shocking" that people abroad were still being "threatened, tortured - even killed" because of their faith.
Politicians of a country in crisis often talk even more nonsense than others. Look at Poroshenko (or whatever his real name is). "Hitler and Stalin started World War II" he said recently. Oh and the there is this wall. Ukraine is currently erecting a wall (or fence) on its border with Russia. This is the height of historical folly