What Does N. Korea, 'The Impossible State,' Want?

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Children Swept Up Into Syria's Violence

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Socialist Campaigns Against Sarkozy, 'Big Finance'

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After clashes between protesters and security forces, Cairo's police erected walls to keep demonstrators away from the Interior Ministry. Street artists then painted this wall across Sheik Rihan Street. Mohammed Hossam/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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To Keep Protesters Away, Egypt's Police Put Up Walls

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Israel's Supreme Court has ruled the West Bank Jewish settlement outpost of Migron must be destroyed by August 2012. Sebastian Scheiner/AP hide caption

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Israel, West Bank Settlers Brace For Showdown

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A man holds a portrait of Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi during a rally for a candidate of her National League for Democracy party on Friday. The country is holding elections for some parliamentary seats on Sunday. Christophe Archambault/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Myanmar Hurriedly Prepares For An Election

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Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez appears at an event in Caracas, Venezuela, on Thursday, after returning from radiation therapy in Cuba. Ariana Cubillos/AP hide caption

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Venezuelans Tune In For Scoops On Chavez's Health

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Syrian opposition groups gathered in Istanbul, Turkey, on Monday, as the factions attempt to form a more unified front. This Sunday, the opposition factions, including the main Syrian National Council, will be joined by diplomats in a meeting of the "Friends of Syria." Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Diplomats Gather, But Syrian Truce Remains Elusive

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Comparing U.S. And UN Policies On Syria

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Shortchanged By Cost, Canada Boots Penny

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Apple, Foxconn To Improve Factory Conditions

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Hundreds of people gather on March 23 on the main public square in Toulouse, France, to pay homage to the seven victims of self-proclaimed al-Qaida militant Mohamed Merah. Eric Cabanis/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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French Killings Spark National Soul-Searching

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Myanmar opposition figure Aung San Suu Kyi speaks to supporters on Saturday. Voting in parliamentary elections this Sunday is considered a test of the political reforms that Myanmar's rulers have introduced over the past year. Khin Maung Win/AP hide caption

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Myanmar's Election Seen As A Test Of Reforms

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