Saturday, May 27, 2017
   
Text Size

Site Search powered by Ajax

Americas

Michel Temer rescinds controversial troop deployment

1,500 soldiers deployed in Brasilia are removed after accusations President Michel Temer only trying to cling to power.

Read more: Michel Temer rescinds controversial troop deployment

   

Trump budget cut would make UN work 'impossible'

Proposed cuts would severely impact the world body's ability to continue its work, a spokesman for the UN chief says.

Read more: Trump budget cut would make UN work 'impossible'

   

Embattled Michel Temer deploys troops to streets

Fiery mass protest turns violent in Brasilia as President Michel Temer orders deployment of soldiers to restore order.

Read more: Embattled Michel Temer deploys troops to streets

   

Court maintains block on Trump's Muslim travel ban

US appeal court's chief judge states revised ban 'drips with religious intolerance, animus, and discrimination'.

Muslim travel ban

Read more: Court maintains block on Trump's Muslim travel ban

   

Nicolas Maduro launches constitution overhaul

President presents plans for a new popular assembly, a move decried by the opposition as a tactic to cling onto power.

Read more: Nicolas Maduro launches constitution overhaul

   

US army 'lost track of $1bn worth of arms'

Amnesty International urges the US and other countries to stop arms transfers that could fuel atrocities.

The US army

Read more: US army 'lost track of $1bn worth of arms'

   

North Korea on 'inevitable' path to nuclear ICBM: US

DIA chief says if left unchecked, it's only a matter of time before Pyongyang can strike the US with a nuclear missile.

Read more: North Korea on 'inevitable' path to nuclear ICBM: US

   

John Brennan: Russia interfered in US election process

Former CIA chief John Brennan says he warned Russia's FSB security chief of tainted relationship if it interfered.

John Brennan

Read more: John Brennan: Russia interfered in US election process

   

New Venezuela clashes after man set ablaze

Health professionals hit the streets to denounce Maduro government as protesters torch Hugo Chavez' childhood home.

Read more: New Venezuela clashes after man set ablaze

   

Richard Oakes: an activist for Native American rights

Oakes would have turned 75 on May 22, and a Google Doodle has been created in his honour.

Richard Oakes

Read more: Richard Oakes: an activist for Native American rights

   

Page 1 of 20

Donation

Thanks to all of our supporters for your generosity and your encouragement of an independent press!

Enter Amount:

Featured_Author

Login






Login reminder Forgot login?

Subscribe to MWC News Alert

Email Address

Subscribe in a reader Facebok page Twitter page

Week in Pictures

United States: Tornadoes

Europe's late spring freeze