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Archive for May, 2011

Russian journalist Anna Politkovskaya (photo, from bbcimg.co.uk) was killed in 2006 and Rustam Makhmudov, the man suspected of shooting her, has been arrested in Chechnya. (more…)

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Thailand and Cambodia (map, from bbcimg.co.uk) have been fighting for months over 11th Century Preah Vihear temple, and now the dispute arrives before the UN’s highest court. (more…)

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Ratko Mladic (photo, from nytimes.com), Bosnian Serb war crimes suspect, has been arrested early on Thursday in a village in the province of Vojvodina in northern Serbia, after 16 years on the run. (more…)

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California has been ordered by the US Supreme Court to release 40,000 prisoners within two years, due to overcrowding. (photo, from bbcimg.co.uk) (more…)

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Ecuador’s president Rafael Correa (photo, from bbcimg.co.uk) appears to have won 7 May referendum on political reforms, although the national electoral council still needs to confirm the final results and the opposition has several days to challenge those results. (more…)

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US President Barack Obama (photo, from bbcimg.co.uk) gave a key speech at the State Department in Washington on Thursday, in which he developed his vision of the future for the American diplomacy in the Middle East and North Africa. (more…)

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The International Criminal Court (ICC) chief prosecutor is targeting Libyan leader Col Muammar Gaddafi, his son Saif al-Islam and intelligence chief Abdullah al-Sanussi, for crimes against humanity. (more…)

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