Venezuela and China sign major deals, reactionaries win in Hungary, Tanzania grants citizenship to refugees.
Europe's attack on working class; Afghan police problems; anti-woman discrimination in S. Korea; Cuban health shakeup.
No land for South Africa's black women, Spanish workers take a hit, Indonesian impunity still reverberates in East Timor.
Somalia danger signs; new Cuban Five campaign; Russians still like "Soviet."
Greece has been brought to a standstill by a general strike, with up to 2 million workers in a 24-hour stoppage against the government's austerity program.
News briefs from four regions of the world.
Resurgent racism manifested by death threats and violence cropped up last month in Italy and Hungary.