Daily Archives: August 6, 2015

USA | Is the U.S. less corrupt than Russia?

China | Egypt inaugurates new Suez Canal section

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi yesterday inaugurated a “new” Suez Canal in a lavish and heavily secured ceremony, as Egypt seeks to boost its economy and international standing.

However, a threat by an Islamic militant group to execute a Croatian hostage kidnapped west of the capital threatened to overshadow the ceremony, showcased by authorities as proof that the country was safe.

USA | Puerto Rico Defaults on Bond Payment