I was so distracted with Syria, Egypt, the Palestinian Territories, Lebanon, that I did in’t pay attention in my blog to a problem in my back yard: the victory in the Serbian’s elections of Tomislav Nikolić, the ultranationalist opossitor of the more moderate incumbent Boris Tadić. Nikolić was active during the Balkans war, friend with […]

Another massacre discovered in Syria is convincing me that the  mission of the UN’s observers and the efforts of Mr. Kofi Annan to stop the violence are useless, but at least are a way to have some sad, horrendous first hand news about what’s happening there. This time has been the killing of 13 workers shot dead […]

Mr. Kofi Annan, the Un’s envoy to Syria just arrived to see what’s happening there after the deployment of the international observers, mostly a lot of violence and a gross massacre in Houla of more than 90 civilians, many of them women and children. As usual, the government forces deny it’s involvement and the rebel […]

It appears that Mohamed Morsi, the candidate of the Muslim Brotherhood will go to a run off presidential election probably against a former Primer Minister Ahmed Shafiq according to the data available in Al Jazeera when I was writing this comment, because it appeared that the other hopeful candidate, the socialist and nationalist Hamdeen Sabahi, […]

I just found this about a real story of a Palestinian with Israeli citizenship in the New York Times, very interesting. It’s worth to read it, beleave me. http://www.nytimes.com/2012/05/24/opinion/not-all-israeli-citizens-are-equal.html?src=recg

A kidnapping of Lebanese men in Syria that prompted unrest in Lebanon proved again that poor Lebanon is paying the conflicts of its neighbors again and again. From the establishment of Israel and the waves of Palestinian refugees in the forties and sixties The massacres in the camps of Sabra and Shatilla in the eighties […]

The trial against Ratko Mladić for Crimes of War against non-Serbs during the last Balkans War and precisely the massacre of Srebrenica with the killing of 8.000 males teenagers and men in a few days, has ben suspended. And that not because Mladic has done something weird or his defense put absurd difficulties, or the […]