Lynchings of suspected thieves – and riots over lack of police protection – have shaken the southern African donor darling.
Some developing nations may be starting to sour on push by world powers to control lucrative nuclear technology.
Postelection clashes have scared off visitors, crippling an industry vital to East Africa's strongest economy.
White students' film degrading black employees has dredged up unresolved postapartheid problems.
The vote, which was 14 in favor with one abstention, comes amid some indications that sanctions are being felt by Iranian elites.
The US is pushing stronger action, but others want only mild measures.
Keen not to taint Olympics, and under pressure from West, Beijing sends envoy to Khartoum with strong words.
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