Bo Xilai said to have spied on other top officials "The story of how China's president was monitored also shows the level of mistrust among leaders in the one-party state. To maintain control over society, leaders have embraced enhanced surveillance technology. But some have turned it on one another."
Friday, April 27th
Charles Taylor of Liberia found guilty of war crimes "The International Criminal Court has reached a verdict in the trial of the former warlord-turned-president, Charles Taylor. The court found him guilty of eleven counts of aiding and abetting war crimes... It's a historic moment in the annals of international justice: the first time since Nuremberg that a head of state has been indicted for war crimes."