UNITED NATIONS-The turmoil that has swept Korea after the tragic March 26 sinking of the Cheonan, a South Korean naval ship, and the subsequent death of 46 sailors has left the peninsula closer to the war than it has been for decades.
Many still struggle with the scars of the war in Vietnam, 35 years later.
A meeting between Israeli and Palestinian Communist leaders last month highlighted a new approach that is gaining favor among Palestinians as the path to achieving a state of their own alongside Israel.
Colombia guerrillas unilaterally release prisoners as a step towards political solutions to the 40-year civil conflict.
For the first time in El Salvador, the government publicly commemorated Archbishop Oscar Romero.
The figures are staggering. Even a minor easing of the US blockade against Cuba would create tens of thousands new jobs in the US.
In a potentially important development, exiled members of the former People's Democratic Party of Afghanistan are returning to the country to re-found the organization.
LONDON (March 1) -- The Palestinian Authority has held its weekly cabinet meeting in Hebron instead of Ramallah to affirm its claim over a shrine there that Tel Aviv recently added to its list of national heritage sites.
Military action in Marjah and Kandahar may alienate the "hearts and minds" of the Afghan people.