Daily Archives: 10 agosto, 2014

Al Maliki ordered deployment of troops in Iraq

File photo of Iraq's Prime Minister al-Maliki speaking during an interview with Reuters in Baghdad

Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki announced the move after announcing that the president will denounce Iraq for violation of the Constitution.

Correa considered as a good partner for peace


The newly appointed Secretary General of Unasur appointed, Ernesto Samper, said that the president of Ecuador, Rafael Correa, is a pacifist vocation and would be a “good partner” to seek peace between the Colombian government and the National Liberation Army (ELN) .

Ecuador celebrated 205 years of independence


The activities began with a wreath to the Monument of Los Heroes, where the act Quito Mayor Mauricio Rodas and Defense Minister Maria Fernanda Espinosa was present.

Erdogan wants to open a “new era” in Turkey

Turkey's Prime Minister and presidential candidate Tayyip Erdogan speaks during an election rally in Diyarbakir

“We closed one era and today entered a new era,” Erdogan said in his first speech before thousands of supporters in Ankara, after the results of the first direct presidential elections.

Ban Ki-moon hopes lasting ceasefire in Gaza

En la imagen de archivo, el secretario general de Naciones Unidas, Ban Ki-moon, habla ante los medios en una conferencia de prensa en Managua

Through a statement issued by his spokesperson, Ban expressed his hope that this “new opportunity” to achieve an agreement under the auspices of Egypt bear fruit for “the benefit of all civilian populations and as a starting point to address claims root of both sides. “

72% of Argentines blame Griesa and vultures


A recent survey in Argentina, showed that 72 percent of respondents say Judge Thomas Griesa and vulture funds as responsible for the lack of agreement with his country.

The superluna from around the world

The supermoon is seen behind a ferris wheel in Tokyo

Coinciding with the feast of San Lorenzo, this August 10, the full moon is in its closest point to Earth orbit, the perigee, so larger and brighter than usual is appreciated. teleSUR shows you how it looks from different parts of the world.

Humanitarian aid campaign for Palestine in Ecuador


The Foreign Ministry, the National Secretariat for Risk Management and the Palestinian National Authority, announced this campaign of humanitarian aid, which is collecting donations to be sent to the areas most affected by the Israeli bombardment.

New round of negotiations with FARC starts Tuesday


It will be the first meeting between representatives of the insurgent group and victims of armed conflict that has affected the Colombian people in the last 50 years; where the bilateral ceasefire and cessation of arms will be discussed.

Caracas Book Fair closes Sunday


Since July 25, the general public has enjoyed forums, talks, workshops and book launches, as well as children’s and recreational activities designed to promote reading.