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MEXICO CITY, Aug. 7 -- The Bush administration is close to sealing a major, multiyear aid deal to combat drug cartels in Mexico that would be the biggest U.S. anti-narcotics effort abroad since a seven-year, $5 billion program in Colombia, according to U.S....

Manuel Roig-Franzia and Juan Forero



MEXICO CITY, Aug. 7 -- The Bush administration is close to sealing a major, multiyear aid deal to combat drug cartels in Mexico that would be the biggest U.S. anti-narcotics effort abroad since a seven-year, $5 billion program in Colombia, according to U.S....

Manuel Roig-Franzia and Juan Forero



MEXICO CITY, Aug. 7 -- The Bush administration is close to sealing a major, multiyear aid deal to combat drug cartels in Mexico that would be the biggest U.S. anti-narcotics effort abroad since a seven-year, $5 billion program in Colombia, according to U.S....

Manuel Roig-Franzia and Juan Forero



MEXICO CITY, Aug. 7 -- The Bush administration is close to sealing a major, multiyear aid deal to combat drug cartels in Mexico that would be the biggest U.S. anti-narcotics effort abroad since a seven-year, $5 billion program in Colombia, according to U.S....

Manuel Roig-Franzia and Juan Forero

KABUL, Afghanistan, April 9 -- A U.S. warplane mistakenly killed 11 civilians, most of them women, when a 1,000-pound laser-guided bomb missed its intended target today and landed on a house in eastern Afghanistan, the U.S. military said.

For the first time since...

April Witt

Secretary of State Colin L. Powell certified yesterday that the
Colombian armed forces have met the congressionally mandated
requirements to suspend and prosecute alleged human rights violators and
to sever their ties with right-wing paramilitary forces accused of
...

By Karen DeYoung<br>Washington Post Staff Writer

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States and its allies Wednesday failed to pass a resolution condemning rights abuse in Cuba in the Organization of American States but vowed to come back with a revised text soon.

Reflecting deep divisions over President Fidel...

Pablo Bachelet

ABC Online
UN condemns Cuba embargo for 13th time. 29/10/2004. ABC News Online

UN condemns Cuba embargo for the 13th time

For the 13th consecutive year, the United Nations General Assembly has voted overwhelmingly against the United States's four-...

ABC Online
UN condemns Cuba embargo for 13th time. 29/10/2004. ABC News Online

UN condemns Cuba embargo for the 13th time

For the 13th consecutive year, the United Nations General Assembly has voted overwhelmingly against the United States's four-...

UNIVERSAL DECLARATION OF THE RIGHTS OF MOTHER EARTH
April 22, 2010

World People’s Conference on Climate Change
and the Rights of Mother Earth
Cochabamba, Bolivia

Preamble

We, the peoples and nations of Earth:

considering...

San Francisco, CA - As public outrage at the oil industry intensifies and questions on how to reign in the industry abound, an unprecedented global coalition of communities harmed by -- and fighting back against -- the industry present both a groundbreaking report, The True Cost of Chevron: An...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

(Binghamton-AP) -- An upstate congressman says more New York farmers should be able to sell their products to Cuba in the future.

Maurice Hinchey, an Ulster County Democrat, visited Havana last week to speak with Cuban officials about trade and other issues....

Bob Joseph

Washington, DC – Two Iraqi women whose husbands and children were killed by US troops during the Iraq war have been refused entry into the United States for a speaking tour. The women were invited to the US for peace events surrounding international women’s by the human...

02/15/2006

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration said Friday that the United States will boycott an upcoming U.N. conference on racism unless its final document is changed to drop all references to Israel and the defamation of religion.

At the same time, it said the U.S...

By MATTHEW LEE and EDITH M. LEDERER

Caracas, January 17, 2007 (venezuelanalysis.com)— Venezuela and Ecuador yesterday signed nine energy accords in a move that they say will strengthen the already close links between the two governments.

President Hugo Chavez of Venezuela and his Ecuadorian...

By Steven Mather

Mérida, April 13, 2007 (venezuelanalysis.com)— Venezuela, along with other countries of the region, rejected the latest report by the International Monetary Fund on the economic growth of the region. The recent report released by the fund predicts that Latin America will...

By: Chris Carlson - Venezuelanalysis.com

Caracas, Mar 30 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela informed Thursday that it is putting off until April 25 the application of a measure to cut the number of flights by US airlines. The measure is in response to US restrictions on Venezuelan airlines.

The Venezuelan...

Merida, Venezuela, March 14, 2007 (venezuelanalysis.com)— Venezuela’s representative to the Inter-American Human Rights Commission (IAHRC) of the Organization of American States (OAS) accused the commission of being “biased” because it only takes positions of opposition...

By: Chris Carlson - Venezuelanalysis.com

Venezuela, Colombia focus on security
By JORGE RUEDA
ASSOCIATED PRESS WRITER

EL TABLAZO, Venezuela -- The leaders of Venezuela and Colombia agreed to launch regional energy projects and emphasized their commitment to stopping Colombia's civil war from...

JORGE RUEDA

Venezuela, Colombia focus on security
By JORGE RUEDA
ASSOCIATED PRESS WRITER

EL TABLAZO, Venezuela -- The leaders of Venezuela and Colombia agreed to launch regional energy projects and emphasized their commitment to stopping Colombia's civil war from...

JORGE RUEDA