Issues / Democracy & Governance
At present, it's unclear whether or not Kim Jong-un is the military's leader of choice.
Kim Jong-un may be modeling himself afer his country's founder, Kim Il-sung.
North Korea seeks to avert the internal turmoil which followed the death of Kim Il-sung, Kim Jong-il's father.
Moncef Marzouki's inauguration as president of Tunisia was a precious moment to Tunisians.
In Tunisia, the Obama administration has no choice but to make peace with political Islam.
In his remarks to the Australian parliament on November 17, President Obama declared that the U. S. was making the Asia-Pacific region a top priority.
Tunisia's future is in the grasping hands of its new ruling party, Ennadha.
The climate conference in Durban has led some observers to conclude that developed countries are engaged in a form of apartheid against the rest of the world. But Nnimmo Bassey hopes negotiators will heed the voices of the people.
The capture of CIA sources in Beirut represents a coup for Hezbollah.
Despite repeated expressions of support by President Barack Obama for democratic change during the "Arab Spring", the United States remains widely distrusted in the region, according to a major new survey of public opinion in five Arab countries released here Monday.