The four charged that they had been arrested for participating in demonstrations calling for political reform, ending corruption and providing services to the people.
The Japanese Communist Party is launching a signature-collection campaign calling for the total withdrawal from nuclear power generation.
Since President Correa took office four years ago, 15.851 billion USD has been invested in public works.
There are now 1,733 people in Germany affected by a dangerous e. coli outbreak, affecting both the economy and workers across Europe.
The ruling Socialist Party was severely punished in Portugal's parliamentary elections on June 5.
Evictions in Haiti, oil drilling in Cuba, troubles for the Italian prime minister - and more.
Amnesty International and the International Confederation of Chemical, Energy, Mine and General Workers Unions have assailed recent arrests of trade unionists and other Iraqi activists.
"Our cry is for return of all rights and guarantees of Honduran democracy," Zelaya told supporters. "We are heading for a constituent assembly to win back power."
U.S. and NATO airstrikes have long been a bitter issue with Afghans, but observers said Karzai's latest comments were the strongest yet.