- EU / CROATIA : Zagreb Now Set To Become EU Member #28...In 2013.
- COSTA RICA: Currency Intervention Predicted As Colon Surges Vs USD.
- PHILIPPINES /USA : Stranded US Naval Warship Finally Dismantled.
- 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.
06 May 2013
RUSSIA : Thousands Rally In Moscow On Anniversary Of Anti-Putin Demonstration; Putin Returns As 'Super Patriot.'
An estimated 5,000-15,000 people gathered peacefully in Moscow to remember the 1st anniversary of an anti-Putin demonstration and confrontation with police.
30 members of the opposition were charged for the 2012 clashes...and so far...2 have been convicted.
Police report that 6 were detained.
AND: Sunday marked Putin's return as president.
Der Spiegel describes his new persona..as 'super patriot.'