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Fake ‘US embassy’ Bust in Ghana Exposes Danger of EU Schengen Deal with Turkey

21WIRE + Reuters | Ghanaian and Turkish crime rings paid corrupt officials to ‘look the other way’ obtaining authentic travel documents.

Will the Next Pope Have Dark Skin?

21st Century Wire | Will the Vatican go for the rainbow coalition in order to rebuild its faltering image?

US AFRICOM Underway With Mali (as predicted)

21WIRE | The west is getting interested in Mali now – because the Chinese are there.

US Court Attempts To Extort $1.3bn From Argentina For Toxic Banker ‘Vulture Fund’

Decision pushes country close to default again but President vows not to cough up the cash By Nikhil Kumar Rattled investors could be forgiven a sense of déjà vu after they were put on notice about the threat of a possible government default after Argentina was ordered immediately to cough up more than $1.3bn (£800m) […]