Warily eyeing Cairo's new foreign policy positions, Washington should instead take a position of strategic patience.
Money has been pouring into Timor-Leste, but it has not translated into meaningful development.
In Mun Dok-su's epic poem, a postman travels through the history of war to deliver an important message to humanity.
We have become inured to war.
With a slim majority in Congress and a still-strong conservative opposition, Ollanta Humala may well find it difficult to implement even his moderate program of change.
A poem about the theater of cruelty that was Abu Ghraib.
Uganda is sitting on a lot of oil. Will its future be more like Nigeria or Norway?
A mother confronts her son going off to the army in this powerful poem.
The Obama administration promised to reverse the Bush-era policies on terrorism. But the president has spent most of his time reversing himself.
Japan is still digging its way out of the earthquake and tsunami that hit in March. Here's a way to help.