Written speech delivered by President Barack Obama when accepting the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo on Thursday.
Police have presented a subversion case against prominent Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo, raising the likelihood that he will face trial and then prison. The move furthers China's crackdown on democracy activists.
Chum Mey and Bou Meng are two of seven prisoners left alive in S-21 prison when the regime fell in 1979, out of more than 14,000 inmates. They testified this week against former leader .
Its economy has broken records, and the country is a global player – but the financial crisis could threaten stability.
Leading Cuban activist Belinda Salas says she and others were beaten Wednesday after leaving the US Interests Section in Havana.
The Vatican fears the EU effort might open the door to gay marriage. The US is staying silent.