Military in Egypt Will Not Nominate Presidential Candidate

1 Cairo, Feb 18. – The Egyptian Military Council said it does not pretend to nominate any candidate for the presidential elections to replace Hosni Mubarak, a reassuring announcement when the country will celebrate on Friday "the victory''s day". Spokesmen for the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces, body to which Mubarak handed over the power on February 11 forced

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Brazil Starts General Elections

2 Brasilia, Oct 4. -General elections in Brazil started in most parts of the country with the candidate of the Workers'' Party (PT), Dilma Rousseff, as wide favorite for winning the presidential election. Polling stations in 20 of the 26 states and half of another, which have the time of the capital, opened exactly at 08:00 local time. The inhabitants

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Reflections by Comrade Fidel: The Giant with Seven-league Boots (I)

7 I learned it from Aristotle, the most famous philosopher in the history of mankind. Human beings are capable of working either the most wonderful deeds or the worst inequities. Their amazing intelligence enables them to use the inalterable laws of nature to do right or wrong. Back in the days when our armed struggle was developing in the mountains

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Reflections by Comrade Fidel: The Giant with Seven-league Boots (II)

6 On March 12, 2004 we learned through INTERPOL that a citizen of Argentinean origin and naturalized in Mexico was being claimed in a case of operations of an illegal nature. (Part I) Relevant investigations corroborated that he had entered the country on February 27 that same year onboard a private plane, along another person, and that he was accommodated

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Venezuelan Socialists Call For Unity in Elections

0 Caracas, Jun 11. -Venezuela's United Socialist Party (PSUV) candidate for deputy, Francisco Arias called on the socialists in Zuria to join to guarantee triumph in the September 26 elections. According to the current vice Foreign minister, unity of party forces in the process of change, headed by Hugo Chavez, is a key issue in the elections to chose 185

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