Things are a little rocky in Europe these days.
As is widely known, the present financial crisis, a crisis of the system itself, has hit parts of Europe particularly hard.
The bloodshed may be just starting.
"It has cost us almost 70-80 years to have a meeting together with peoples of the Caribbean and without the boss from the North."
Former general and president Efrain Rios Montt will face charges for genocide and crimes against humanity.
Troops from Mali, France and other African nations have captured the cities of Gao, Kidal and Timbuktu in Mali's arid Northeast.
On Saturday, voters in the Czech Republic participated in runoff presidential elections.
Evin prison in Tehran has for nearly 30 years been a notorious center for the punishment, torture, and execution of opponents to the Iranian regime.
Cuban Five defenders distinguish between the role of the Five in the United States and Gross' activities in Cuba.