According to the UN, an average of more than 5,000 people have ben killed every month in Syria since last July because of the war. Since November among the victims were at least 6,561 children, including 1,729  younger than 10. At the beginning of the year the Un estimated that the death toll of the war […]

N.S.A. Leaker Says He Will Fight Extradition in Hong Kong – NYTimes.com. Summary:  HONG KONG — Edward J. Snowden, the former National Security Agency computer technician who has acknowledged leaking highly classified documents about the United States government’s monitoring of Internet and telephone communications, told a Hong Kong newspaper on Wednesday that he planned to stay in the city […]