Articles By Gianluca Mezzofiore

From Politics & Policy Dec 10, 2013

Nelson Mandela Memorial Service: Barack Obama Shakes Hands with Cuba's Raul Castro [VIDEO]

Historic moment of rapprochment between two erstwhile enemies at memorial to celebrate life of Mandela.

From Politics & Policy Dec 10, 2013

Nelson Mandela Memorial Service: Mourners Boo South Africa President Jacob Zuma

South Africa president heckled as 'substitute' at Johannesburg's First National Bank Stadium.

From Politics & Policy Dec 10, 2013

UN to Send First Airlift of Aid into Syria to Help 60,000

Kurdistan region of Hassakeh will receive food and aid via airbridge from Iraq.

From Politics & Policy Dec 10, 2013

Ukraine Riot Police Storm Opposition HQ in Kiev

Police begin to dismantle protest sites in Ukraine capital

From Politics & Policy Dec 10, 2013

EXCLUSIVE: Human Rights Lawyer Pete Weatherby Deported from Bahrain

Bar Human Rights committee member blocked from acting as international observer at Bahrain trial of Khalil Almarzooq.

From Sports Dec 10, 2013

EXCLUSIVE: Eritrea's Football Coach Omer Ahmed and Eight Players Defect to Kenya During Cecafa Cup

Players who went into hiding in Kenya for fear of backlash are seeking UNHR protection.

From Politics & Policy Dec 09, 2013

North Korea: Kim Jong-un Purged Uncle's Name 'Removed from KCNA Reports'

Ousted North Korean official becomes '1984 non-person' after removal from top post.

From Politics & Policy Dec 07, 2013

Kim Jong-un Uncle's Fund Manager Defects to South Korea

Major defection follows removal of uncle of North Korea's Supreme Leader.

From Politics & Policy Dec 07, 2013

Syrian Rebels Demand 1,000-Hostage Swap to Free Kidnapped Nuns

Free Qalamoun took hostages from Maaloula convent as bargaining chip for release of Assad prisoners.

From Entertainment Dec 06, 2013

Nelson Mandela Death: Top 5 Songs in Praise of Anti-Apartheid Icon [VIDEOS]

Father of modern South Africa inspired pop musicians all over the world during lifetime struggle against apartheid