How to Change Course in Central African Republic
Recent outrages in Bangui, the war-torn capital of the Central ... to do so and disarm and neutralize armed groups threatening civilians. The U.N. Security Council has mandated the deployment of a 12,000-strong U.N. peacekeeping operation to respond ...
The Great War 1914-1918: ‘The most unnecessary war in history’
The war that began 100 years ago this week was not the "war to end all wars" as many hoped. It did ... see us off … I kiss a girl I don't know!" Hamilton's citizens broke into song at public rallies, fundraisers at the armoury on James Street North ...
North Korea's 'peace offensive': How should South Korea respond?
As a sign of good will, Pyongyang also agreed to resume holding reunions of families and relatives separated by the Korean War, a move that was quickly welcomed by the South. Pyongyang's overtures can easily be written off as part of a cycle that begins ...
Korean War Panel Finds U.S. Attacks on Civilians
“We welcome the efforts ... civilians killed on July 11, 1950, when American aircraft bombed the train station in Iri, a southern town many miles behind the front line. Two weeks earlier, on June 25, the North Korean Army invaded the South, starting the war.
How did the world react to Obama's outline of the US global role? (+video)
The key announcement was that of a $5 billion "counterterrorism partnership fund" that would be earmarked for capacity building in other countries on the "front lines" of the effort to combat global terrorism, which Obama ... face-off with China in the ...