The process will be closely watched by the US and other foreign governments for signs of Pakistan's ability to deal with the Taliban.
Was this a triumph of international pressure? Or will the Kang Nam sail with another shipment soon?
In a letter to Congress Tuesday, 17 terrorism experts said America's super-maximum security prisons can handle detainees from Guantánamo.
During speech Monday, Sarkozy suggested that the traditional female Islamic dress was a form of enslavement. But Obama backed freedom of religious expression in his Cairo speech.
Too much government involvement in private medical decisions, say some critics. Too scanty on the details, charges another.
His Cairo speech, combined with other early decisions, may have influenced Lebanon's election Sunday – and could have an impact on Iran's presidential vote Friday.
Beijing also lashed out at the US after Secretary of State Clinton said China should examine the "dark events" of its past.
'Dear Leader' Kim Jong Il has reportedly tapped his youngest son as his successor.
Pyongyang attacked South Korea’s decision to join a partnership meant to block shipments of nuclear materiel.