Photos of the Day Photos of the Day 12/14
The recent seizure of an illegal weapons shipment from North Korea in Thailand was praised. But analysts wonder how many weapons shipments sneak through.
12/14/2009 03:22 pm
Thailand will charge detained crew members with crimes related to trafficking the 35-ton arms shipment in violation of sanctions slapped on North Korea for its missile and nuclear tests.
12/13/2009 10:06 am
Written speech delivered by President Barack Obama when accepting the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo on Thursday.
12/10/2009 12:00 am
With the arrest last week of India's Assam rebels chief Arabinda Rajkhowa, only one senior member now remains at large, raising the prospects for peace talks in India's restive northeastern state.
12/09/2009 12:00 am
In Pictures Larger than life: Billboards around the world
Principle matters, and having an American president who is willing to stand by American principles will mean that more nations will stand with us and share our burdens.
12/02/2009 12:00 am
Award-winning journalist George Packer grapples with the global consequences of political idealism.
11/23/2009 12:00 am
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
Obama’s first visit to China will test that nation’s readiness to look outward – and past disagreements.
11/15/2009 12:00 am