News that a newborn baby girl had been allegedly abducted from her mother was a talking point over the past week.
Responding to the surge in violent crime over the last six years, the Administration adopted a multi-dimensional approach that relies not solely on the Guyana Police Force but also on creating parallel schemes based on the greater involvement of citizens and their communities.
Between 18th December 2005 and 3rd December 2006, there were eleven presidential elections in Latin America. Perceptions of a leftward swing, which first arose in early 2005, continued to exercise the minds of Latin America watchers, as six candidates from the left or centre-left triumphed.
The execution of Saddam Hussein and the death of General Pinochet invite comparison. Both men were guilty of horrible crimes, including the torture and murder of thousands of innocents.