Contact Group To Focus On Syrian Political Transition

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New Presidency Prompts Look At U.S. Aid To Egypt

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At G-20, Obama, Putin Discuss Fighting In Syria

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U.S., Russia Accused Of Arming Opposite Syrian Sides

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Syrian Government Lands On UN's 'List Of Shame'

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Bahrain's Crackdown On Activists Extends To Twitter

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Annan Pleads For More Help Resolving Syrian Crisis

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Clinton: Syria Won't Be Peaceful Until Assad Is Gone

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Americans Appear At NGO Trial In Egypt

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In this photo from 2009, Syrian President Bashar Assad (left) stands with then-Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh during a welcoming ceremony for Saleh at the presidential palace in Damascus. As the violence continues in Syria, the U.S. and other countries are hoping to convince Assad to step down from power, as Saleh did. Louai Beshara/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Weighing The 'Yemen Option' For Syria

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Now In New York, What's Next For Chinese Activist?

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Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng and his wife, Yuan Weijing, arrive at an apartment complex in New York on Saturday. A number of Chinese activists have become far less prominent after leaving their homeland, but Chen hopes to continue his work and remain relevant in China. Mladen Antonov/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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For Chinese Dissidents, Exile Can Mean Irrelevancy

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Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng and his wife Yuan Weijing arrive at the New York University Village apartment complex in New York Saturday. Mladen Antonov/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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After Chinese Activist's Arrival, Rest And Relief

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A woman refills her bucket from a well in the south of Mauritania. The Sahel region, south of the Sahara, is facing a third season of drought. Pablo Tosco/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Serves Up New Food Security Effort In Africa

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U.S. Ambassador To Myanmar The First Since 1990

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