The Haitian government on Thursday charged 10 American missionaries with abduction. Haiti's ambassador to the US promised "compassion" and said the case shows the world that the government will continue to enforce the rule of law.
02/04/2010 05:49 pm
This weekend's arrest of 10 members of an Idaho-based Baptist charity for trying to take 33 Haitian children across the border with the Dominican Republic without proper paperwork has become an international incident.
02/01/2010 11:27 am
While other international efforts have failed to resolve conflict in long-troubled Sudan, a special African Union commission is poised for a breakthrough.
01/26/2010 01:50 pm
In Transparency International's latest rankings, Afghanistan is the second most corrupt country, only beat by Somalia. Afghanistan's anticorruption czar says not carrying through with punishment for corrupt officials is the problem.
11/17/2009 12:00 am
This year, cellphone magnate Mo Ibrahim won't be giving a $5 million prize for good governance. Why not?
10/19/2009 01:00 am
With a classroom full of students, remembering each name requires a few memory tricks.
09/27/2009 01:00 am
Activist hype, though well-intentioned may have misdirected funds that could have saved lives.
08/19/2009 01:00 am
One man told me that we had to talk in hushed tones because other men would mock him if they found out that his wife and daughter had been raped.
08/11/2009 01:00 am
Four writers share experiences that shaped their views.
07/30/2009 01:00 am
Halfway to President Obama’s deadline, basic aspects of the closure are undecided.
07/21/2009 01:00 am