Miguel Ángel Beltrán, a sociology professor at Colombia's National University, is being held in maximum security at a prison in Bogota.
What looked like a smooth path to electoral victory for the Irish government has suddenly turned rocky.
On February 4, the United States and 11 other countries in the "Pacific Rim" signed the controversial Transpacific Partnership.
The actions of Obama and Pope Francis are a resounding rejection of foreign and domestic policy agendas being put forward by Republican leaders.
Over the past year, left and center-left parties have taken control of two European countries and hold the balance of power in a third.
Over ten years, Morales and his supporters have molded a socialist and anti-imperialist government whose future will be affected by the outcome.
She is a political prisoner, but more; Ana Belen Montes could be considered a prisoner of war.
"Shoot them down!" - That's one answer to the problem of refugees and immigrants flooding into Germany, clearer even than any Trump-wall.
Finally responding to angry protests, Haitian President Michel Martelly, the son of a Shell Oil executive, stepped down on Sunday.
After weeks of political wrangling saw no party win a majority, an arrangement to install a social democratic-led government now appears possible.