Ecuador: Alianza Pais Leads in Preliminary Results for National Assembly

With 63.5 percent of the vote in, Ecuador’s leftist Alianza Pais is leading the preliminary results for the National Assembly with 38.47 percent, while main opponent and banker Guillermo Lasso’s right-wing party Creo-Suma has 21.65 percent. Presidential front-runner Lenin Moreno with President Rafael Corea. | Photo: Presidency Even with the likely support of Cynthia Viteri’s Social…

Israel and the UN: Allies in Colonial Endeavours

By Ramona Wadi News that Tzipi Livni could be nominated for the post of UN under-secretary-general was overshadowed swiftly by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s meeting with Donald Trump. It is safe to say that even the most elementary norms have long been shunned by the international institution, despite the unabashed pontificating at its manipulated…