Posts Tagged ‘united States’

War at the Mexico – United States border

War at the Mexico - United States border

War at the Mexico - United States border

The Mexican border of the United States is the most frequently crossed international border in the world, with about 250 million people estimated to cross it every year. The border is 3,169 km long and crosses over major urban areas like El Paso, Columbus, Juárez, Chihuahua and San Diego, passing thru   inhospitable deserts. The US states that lay along the Mexican border are: California, Arizona, New Mexico, and Texas, while on the other side the Mexican states along the border are Baja California, Sonora, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo León, and Tamaulipas. (more…)

Is Obama eligible to be President of U.S.?

Is Obama eligible to be President of U.S.?

Is Obama eligible to be President of U.S.?

According to the U.S. Constitution the right to citizenship is based on two situations: people born on U.S. territory persons born from U.S. parents. The law stipulates that a person born in territories under U.S. jurisdiction automatically becomes an American citizen. Also, with some exceptions, children born of American parents that live on a foreign territory, receive the U.S. citizenship.

The conspiracy theory, which denies the legitimacy of the election of President Obama, comes from circles opposing Obama. Launched before the elections, the President’s legitimacy issue, occasionally becomes a top news in newspapers or online. According to this theory Obama was born in Kenya, not Hawaii, and the birth certificate presented is a fake. (more…)

A new U.S. vs. Russia Arms Race

A new U.S. vs. Russia Arms Race

A new U.S. vs. Russia Arms Race

At the beginning of the December, Russia confirmed that has a deal to sell surface-to-air missiles to Iran. Although Russian officials insist that the missiles are for defense only, United Sates and Israel criticized the deal. Thanks to the missiles the new anti-aircraft Iranian system will be capable to shoot down American or Israeli fighter jets in case of an air strike on Iran’s nuclear facilities. Earlier this year Russia faced international criticism when agreed to sell missile systems to Syria. (more…)