Today is the 40th anniversary of the official end of the Vietnam War.
The death toll soared past 3,700, even without a full accounting from mountain villages that workers were still struggling to reach two days after the disaster.
Senior UN officials demand that EU leaders create sufficient channels for safe and regular migration.
Some 300 U.S. military personnel are carrying out a training program for the Ukrainian National Guard near the city of Lviv.
Plans to construct an anti-communist monument in Ottawa, honoring the alleged "victims" of communism, are encountering opposition.
Cuban women occupy 48 percent of the parliament and out of 15 provinces in Cuba, women lead 10.
There was a lot of action on the side, at parallel meetings and the Summit of the Peoples.
MoveOn.org is warning that the Republican-led Senate could be starting down the path to a new war in the Mideast.
The possibility of confrontational situations at the summit is now very high, and can only be diffused by the retraction of the anti-Venezuela statement and sanctions.
Obama and the other world leaders backing the deal recognize that a stable Iran able to participate in world affairs can only be a good thing.