Michelle Bachelet

8 sentenced to death, 32 to life imprisonment over killing army personnel

Thu, 08 Nov 2018 - 09:11 GMT

The court also sentenced 32 defendants in absentia to life imprisonment.

Cassation Court requests UN commissioner to be 'neutral, professional'

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 - 03:50 GMT

The General Assembly of the Cassation Court demanded the UN Commissioner on Tuesday to abide “neutrality and professionalism” after the latter criticized sentences handed by an Egyptian judge to Muslim Brotherhood members.

Egypt condemns OHCHR statement on Rabaa rulings

Sun, 09 Sep 2018 - 10:30 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Ministry strongly condemned a statement issued by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet (OHCHR) on Egypt’s judicial sentences

U.S. VP Pence urges Latin America to isolate Venezuela

Thu, 28 Jun 2018 - 10:40 GMT

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence during a visit to Ecuador on Thursday urged Latin American nations to help isolate the crisis-stricken Venezuela.

Without US, 11 Asia-Pacific states sign trade deal

Fri, 09 Mar 2018 - 12:00 GMT

Eleven nations signed a slimmed-down version of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement Thursday.

Chile election ends era of female presidents in Latin America

Tue, 19 Dec 2017 - 10:20 GMT

When Chile's President Michelle Bachelet leaves office in March, it will mark the end of a generation of women leaders in Latin America.

Billionaire former president Pinera wins Chile election

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 - 10:06 GMT

Billionaire Sebastian Pinera will return to power as Chile's president next year, according to virtually complete results from a runoff election held Sunday.