Protests have rocked London, Paris, and other cities across the continent this week.
Iran's 'axis of resistance' may seem ascendant, but new chances for peace could redefine game in US's favor.
At a United Nations conference in Sweden Thursday, Iraq appealed for debt forgiveness to boost development.
Sir Hugh Orde also warns that threat from dissident Irish terrorists is highest in five years.
The evidence is seen in late-afternoon strolls in the park, meetings with long-missed friends, relief over an improved economy.
The Pentagon hopes better ties will strengthen NATO and boost the mission in Afghanistan.
Vietnamese-born Nam Le transcends the ethnic label.