SOA Watch – El Salvador Delegation

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Join Fr. Roy in events commemorating the 30th anniversary of Monseñor Romero´s assassination at the hands of SOA graduates. Walk in the footsteps of martyrs Ita Ford, Maura Clark, Fr. Ignacio Ellacuria, Celia Ramos and others. Accompany SOA Watch’s Partnership America Latina (PAL) Coordinator Lisa Sullivan in visiting high level Salvadoran government officials in asking that El Salvador send no more soldiers to this school of assassins. For more information and to apply, write Lisa Sullivan at LSullivan@soaw.org

No let up as Europe braves cold snap

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Europe continues to brave the big chill. In Germany, sub zero temperatures and heavy snowfall, combined with strong winds, made for an unpleasant cocktail for road users.

France ‘to tax Internet ads’

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France could start taxing Internet advertising revenue from online companies such as Google.

Asnycnow Network Welcome Newcomers Greg,Natalie and Kleo!

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Asnycnow Network is Proud to Welcome Newcomers Greg, Natalie and Kleo to the Asnycnow Network Family

Traditional Kheyanmeya Handmade Egyptian Tapestry

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Who in the world has lived a more romantically dangerous life than Scheherazade with her one thousand and one nights of exotic tale-telling? The artist Hani D. El-Masri has created a taste of her world for you.

Portuguese parliament passes gay marriage law

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Gay rights advocates in Portugal are toasting the future, after parliament voted to legalise same sex marriage. But it was a bittersweet victory, as Portuguese MPs rejected proposals to allow adoption by gay couples.

Technical problems persist for Eurostar

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More than 230 passengers were stuck for over an hour beneath the English Channel after the latest in a series of breakdowns to plague the Eurostar rail service.

Conn. Couple Charged With Depriving Children of Food

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Connecticut couple was arrested and charged Wednesday for depriving their two daughters of food, authorities said.

South Sudan cattle raid kills 140

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At least 140 people have been killed in ethnic clashes in Southern Sudan, officials say, as aid agencies warn that the country faces a return to war.

Sri Lanka execution video ‘genuine’

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Video apparently showing extra-judicial killings by Sri Lankan troops is genuine, a UN envoy has said.