Vatican to Palestinians: Remove us from your Draft Resolution to UN General Assembly

On Tuesday The Vatican asked the Palestinian National Authority (PA) to remove references to the Vatican in a PA proposal that observer state’s flags be raised at the United Nations alongside full members. Both Palestine and the Vatican are non-member … Continue reading

Guatemalan Supreme Court approves impeachment of President Molina

Yesterday in Guatemala, the Supreme Court approved the attorney general’s request to impeach President Otto Pérez Molina. The final decision on lifting Presidential immunity now falls to Congress. The case relates to a corruption scandal known locally as La Linea((en)) … Continue reading

‘Terror’ shooting wounds three on international train in Belgium

A gunman yesterday wounded three people on an international train in Belgium, near the French border. Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel called the shooting a “terrorist attack” and French counterterrorism police are investigating. Two United States Marines on the train … Continue reading