As president heads to France, Europeans ask how best to respond to an ally that is suddenly sending all the signals it has hoped for.
Readers write about how President Obama can improve the US's relationship with Iran, why theocracy is a major threat to freedom of speech, and why illegal immigration should not be romanticized.
The two leaders met in London Wednesday.
The US will try to reform the council – some of whose members shield human rights violators – from within, officials said.
Ahead of the G-20 summit, Spain decides to withdraw troops from Kosovo and investigate Bush officials for torture.
Syrian diplomats say Damascus is serious about making peace, and hope Washington will lean on Israel's new government.
The hawkish prime minister, who presented his new government Tuesday, shows a distinct change in style and tactics – though not substance – since his 1996-99 term.