Venezuelan leader recognizes Georgia breakaway states, South Ossetia and Abkhazia as added bonus during Moscow visit.
Students won't learn anything from another bromide about hard work. Why not teach them how to be more engaged citizens, starting with the war in Afghanistan?
On the anniversary of the Nazi invasion of Poland, the Russian prime minister praised the "heroism" of the Polish. But he did not apologize for the subsequent Russian invasion and execution of 20,000 Polish military officers.
Polish enmity toward Germany is gone, but tension with Russia remains.
The Russian president is being pressed for an apology for the secret deal the Soviets made to carve up Poland with the Nazis.
His most important vote, he said, was against the Iraq War. But he also had major impact on human rights and other issues.
Before the president was deposed, Elvin Santos seemed likely to win November's election. Now protesters pelt him with insults and eggs.
Japan’s Aug. 30 elections confront Prime Minister Taro Aso’s ruling Liberal Democratic Party with the worst crisis in its history.
In the age of Obama, the GOP scrambles to attract a new generation of voters.