Alan Clendenning

Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 07:38
A top member of a group seeking independence for Western Sahara warned Tuesday that war is possible over the disputed territory annexed by Morocco if the U.N. Security Council fails to set a timetable for a vote on self-determination.
Friday, October 10, 2014 - 05:29
Six U.S. military planes arrived in the Ebola hot zone Thursday with more troops as West Africa's leaders pleaded for the world's help in dealing with a crisis that one called "a tragedy unforeseen in modern times."
Monday, November 23, 2009 - 00:00
Silva, who has called it an honor to receive Ahmadinejad and defended Iran's nuclear program, called for increased diplomacy
Monday, November 23, 2009 - 00:00
Engaging, not isolating Iran is the way to push for peace and stability in the Middle East, said Brazilian President Luis Inacio Lula da Silva as he headed into private talks Monday with his increasingly alienated Iranian counterpart.
Monday, November 23, 2009 - 00:00
Engaging, not isolating Iran is the way to push for peace and stability in the Middle East, said Brazilian President Luis Inacio Lula da Silva as he headed into private talks Monday with his increasingly alienated Iranian counterpart.
Wednesday, May 27, 2009 - 00:00
The Arab resident of Brazil was not identified, and a court ordered his release after he spent three weeks in jail while police investigated
Wednesday, April 15, 2009 - 00:00
Parado frente a su plantacion de soya, Antonio Gallego contempla como sus peones recogen una cosecha de plantas que crecieron apenas 20 centimetros (ocho pulgadas) en lugar de los dos metros (seis pies) de rutina como consecuencia de una sequia.
Tuesday, February 3, 2009 - 00:00
Bands of young men burned cars and tires in the streets of the Paraisopolis slum and looted cars and businesses
Friday, August 24, 2007 - 00:00
Rioting inmates rounded up rivals in a Brazilian jail cell Thursday and torched it, killing 25 prisoners and showing once again how gangs rule the lockups
Tuesday, August 21, 2007 - 00:00
Heightened security after the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks has made it harder for Latin American students to get visas to study in America, but Education Secretary Margaret Spellings is visiting Chile and Brazil