In the current crisis on the Korean Peninsula, the Obama administration is virtually repeating the 2004 Bush playbook.
The U.S. should not use military maneuvers in Korea to try out new weapons and make political points.
For any African country to have a strong competitor to play off against the companies and governments is seen as a step forward by many African leaders.
Acting President Maduro accused a group of right wing former U.S. officials of working to destabilize Venezuela and strongly suggested that his election opponent is in contact with those circles.
The cardinals have assembled in Rome to begin choosing the next pope.
Coffee and cacao farmers are showing that social mobilization in Colombian streets and countryside will make sure such discussion becomes the order of the day.
There is a small opening toward a possible peaceful solution. This is an opportunity that must not be lost.
French military units, including aviation and infantry, have attacked Islamist rebels in Mali since last week.
Although the U.S. government has been saying "no exchange," Mr. and Mrs. Gross are not, because it is not in their interests to shut off that possibility.
Last week's vote in the UN's General Assembly, which afforded "nonmember observer state" status to Palestine, and the Israeli government's response, has created controversy.