Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights Kyung-Wha Kang of Korea speaks during a special session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva Friday. The council agreed to launch an urgent investigation into Syria's bloody crackdown on protests. Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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U.N.-Led Syria Probe A Win For U.S. Diplomacy

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U.S. Hopes To Jump-Start Israel-Palestinian Talks

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U.S. Sends Another Top Official To Saudi Arabia

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Clinton Has Tough Words For China On Human Rights

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U.S. Eyes Global Internet Freedoms

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U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Lefteris Pitarakis/AP hide caption

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U.N. Chief On Africa Clashes: 'Doing Our Proper Work'

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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during a news conference after a meeting on Libya in London Tuesday. World powers agreed that Moammar Gadhafi should step down after 42 years as Libya's ruler but did not discuss arming the rebels who seek to oust him. Toby Melville/AP hide caption

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Secretary Clinton To Brief Congress On Libya Mission

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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (right) talks with Susan Rice, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, in September. The two played a critical role in winning U.N. authorization of using "all means necessary" to protect civilians in Libya. Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Women In Spotlight As U.S. Debates Libya Policy

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Clinton: No-Fly Zone In Libya Requires Bombing Raids

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In Egypt, Clinton Meets With Rulers, Activists

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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, shown on Capitol Hill on Thursday, is heading to Egypt and Tunisia as the U.S. tries to stay on top of what's happening in the Arab world. Jonathan Ernst/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Struggles To Keep Up With Arab World Changes

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Women Should 'Play A Part' In The 'New Egypt'

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Clinton, European Leaders Discuss Gadhafi's Regime

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Navi Pillay, the United Nations' high commissioner for human rights, looks on during a Human Rights Council special session on the crisis in Libya on Friday in Geneva. Pillay said the world must "step in vigorously" to protect Libyan protesters. Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Diplomats Push For Way To Stop Bloodshed In Libya

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