- EU / CROATIA : Zagreb Now Set To Become EU Member #28...In 2013.
- PHILIPPINES /USA : Stranded US Naval Warship Finally Dismantled.
- COSTA RICA: Currency Intervention Predicted As Colon Surges Vs USD.
- ITALY: 12 Dec UPDATE: Is Silvio's 'Friend'...Key Sex Trial Witness Ruby The Heart Stealer...On The Run? Ruby Finally Surfaces...In Mexico!
- PERU: Sand Fly Bite...Morphs Into Horror Story For American.
- BRASIL : Dilma Wins Port Privatization Approval From Congress.
- SERBIA / LIBYA : Are Serbian Mercenary Pilots Bombing Protestors In Tripoli?
- MUSIC FOR MONDAY: From SWEDEN / AZERBAIJAN : Eurovision Winner Loreen Sings "Euphoria."
- GUATEMALA : Court Throws Out Rios Montt Genocide Conviction; Trial Restart Ordered.
- VENEZUELA :6 March UPDATE: Shooting At Caracas Opposition Rally Wounds Capriles Supporter.
16 February 2013
ROMANIA / GERMANY / BOSNIA : 17 Feb UPDATE : Netzer's 'Child Pose' Wins Berlin's Golden Bear.
Romanian director Calin Peter Netzer's film....'Child's Pose'...won the top award...the coveted Golden Bear...at Berlin's 63rd Film Festival.
The movie depicts the efforts of a mother to keep her son out of jail...and was an audience favorite.
Bosnia's entry...from director Danis Tanovic...'An Episode in the Life of an Iron Picker'... won the Jury Grand Prize.