Regions / Asia & Pacific
Many on the left favor the Libya intervention.
It may be a symptom of a perceived need on the part of the U.S. to keep control of energy from China.
While the world's attention is focused on the aftermath of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami, the construction of a new U.S. military base gathers steam in Okinawa.
Seismic concerns grow over U.S. national nuclear labs.
Gaddafi's plans to cancel oil contracts with Europe may have played a role in the decision to attack him.
Both a surfeit and a shortage of water have been the problem in Japan lately.
It could turn into the gift that keeps on giving for the nuclear energy industry and its advocates.
Will Fukushima be a "teaching moment" for the United States?
It's hard for non-techies to understand why keeping fuel rods covered with water is a problem.
These excerpts from narratives of three survivors of Burma's military regime are a powerful evocation of life during wartime.