Trade reopens after 60 years along Kashmir's 'Berlin Wall.'
President Medvedev visits Venezuela this week as a Russian nuclear warship leads joint maneuvers.
A period of reestablishing relations with Iran's partners seems likely. Also expect contacts with lower-tier Iranian officials.
Some raise questions, but most analysts – left and right – think she’s qualified.
An Iranian vice president hosted a ceremony where women carried in the Koran, Islam's holy book, to music.
A new pact that faces final approval from parliament will keep US troops in Iraq for up to three more years. By June 2009 US forces will pull back to major bases.