Să apărăm democraţia! Pedepsiţi-l pe Ombudsman Răspunde

Până în acest moment ambele planuri propuse de Arias au eşuat, iar punctul unde cele două tabere devin intransigente este tocmai revenirea lui Zelaya în funcţia de preşedinte pentru următoarele luni. Zelaya nu concepe altă soluţionare a conflictului, pe când elită hondurana şi Micheletti, noul preşedinte numit de Congres, nu pot admite ca ceea ce ei numesc respectarea strictă a constituţiei şi protejarea principiului domniei legii să fie ignorate din cauza presiunii internaţionale. More…

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A New Trend in United States’ Foreign Policy 4

One particular bit of news, which may very well pass unnoticed sheds some light on a possible future course of United States’ future foreign policy. The news is that the US Congress has reached an agreement with the White House over new free trade policy guidelines. This agreement could ease the ratification of trade deals with several Latin American countries. Under the new policy, countries with free trade deals with the US will be committed to adopting and enforcing laws that abide by basic international labour standards as well as internationally-agreed environmental standards of business practice. US deputy secretary of state, John Negroponte, said that the Latin American states are ”strategic elements not only to our economic relations but also to our political relations”.

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