World News

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-posado.jpg

Revelations on Posada and Cuban Five case smell bad

When does a stink become one stink too much? That becomes an issue with Luis Posada and with the Cuban Five.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-OkinawaProtestCrowd.jpg

Japan’s prime minister resigns over U.S. base on Okinawa

The prime minister of Japan resigns because of solid opposition throughout Japan to relocating a U.S. military base on Okinawa.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-dmz.jpg

Tensions and rhetoric rise after sinking of South Korean ship

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.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-MargolisAndNguyen.jpg

35 years after war’s end, Vietnam pushes friendship

Many still struggle with the scars of the war in Vietnam, 35 years later.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-Images-of-Bilin-27.jpg

Palestinians and Israelis call for nonviolent people power to end occupation

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.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-Colombia.jpg

FARC releases prisoners as prelude to exchange

Colombia guerrillas unilaterally release prisoners as a step towards political solutions to the 40-year civil conflict.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-ElSalvadorRomeroCROP.jpg

El Salvador honors Archbishop Oscar Romero

For the first time in El Salvador, the government publicly commemorated Archbishop Oscar Romero.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-food-market.jpg

Cuba blockade costs American jobs

The figures are staggering. Even a minor easing of the US blockade against Cuba would create tens of thousands new jobs in the US.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-Afghanistan2.jpg

Useless war: Afghanistan needs peace to develop

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.

16 7 8 9