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  • Without help, Libya could become next Syria, foreign minister says

    (This story corrects name to al-Thinni in paragraphs 10, 11)
  • A decade of Western aid in Afghanistan - mission unsustainable?

    Afghanistan has new roads, sections of which many deem too dangerous to use. It has a turbine to fill electricity needs that remains in pieces. Sixteen transport planes given to the Air Force were scrapped having barely flown. International aid has...

    As Cuba-US relations thaw, Vietnam may offer lessons

    HANOI, Vietnam Americans often cite the importance of Florida politics to explain why relations between the United States and Cuba have been frozen for more than a half century. But nearly 20 years after the U.S and Vietnam buried a bloody hatchet, an...

    Build greener to tackle climate change, Arab cities urged

    By Dina Zayed CAIRO (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Cities in the Arab region should introduce stronger standards for green building and promote sustainable communities if they are to have a chance of tackling climate change, experts say. The United...

    Special Report: In Jakarta, that sinking feeling is all too real

    Special Report: In Jakarta, that sinking feeling is all too real
    The Ciliwung River flows from a volcano south of the Indonesian capital, through the heart of one of the world's most densely populated cities and almost into Jakarta Bay. Almost, because for the final mile or so of its course, the river would have to...