I read a report about a 14 years old US citizen boy arrested near Ramallah accused of throwing stones to moving vehicles, and according a lawyer consulted by the author, the boy can be sentenced to a maximum penalty of 20 years in prison. In some european countries that would be the equal to a sentence […]

The only thing that is clear after the first elections in Venezuela without Chávez is that the outcome was a deep division: According to the The National Electoral Council Chavez’s heir, Nicolás Maduro won 50.66% and his opponent Henrique Capriles obtained 49.07%,  less than 300,000 ballots appart. Capriles already has asked for a recount. At the beginning […]