The French president sees Afghanistan, unlike Iraq, as a matter of global security and NATO responsibility.
Paul Theroux retraces his epic railway journey, 30 years later.
Failed talks and the killing of yet another aid worker highlight the growing humanitarian crisis in the Horn of Africa.
A Christian Science perspective on daily life.
In January, one of Africa's most stable democracies was violently ripping itself apart. How was it saved? In Part 4 of a four-part special report, the key players tell what happened.
A Rwandan report this week charged Paris with complicity in the 1994 genocide.
Italy is using state of emergency powers, while Spain has introduced measures that include paying jobless immigrants to go home.