World

Find all of the PBS NewsHour’s international reporting and analysis.

  • November 10, 2003   BY Admin 

    Saudi and U.S. officials blamed al-Qaida for a suicide attack Saturday night on a residential compound housing expatriates living in Saudi Arabia that killed at least 17 people and wounded some 120 others. Continue reading

  • November 10, 2003  

    The Bush administration suffered a setback in the trade wars when the WTO ruled that the tariffs the United States imposed on imported steel last year violate global trade laws. Margaret Warner gets perspective on the ruling and its implications for future American tariff policy with Wall Street Journal trade reporter Neil King. Continue reading

  • November 10, 2003  

    At least 17 people died and more than 120 were injured Saturday in a suicide car bomb attack in the Saudi capital of Riyadh. Experts discuss the bombing, believed to be the work of al-Qaida terrorists, and how it could affect Saudi efforts to combat terror. Continue reading

  • November 10, 2003  

    Thousands lost loved ones in the Sept. 11 attacks, and many of them think more than just the terrorists are to blame. Betty Ann Bowser speaks with surviving family members who are in search of compensation and accountability. Continue reading

  • November 7, 2003  

    Some Native Americans who live on the dozen Indian reservations in eastern San Diego County have not received the same attention as other Californians for their suffering. Jeffrey Kaye of KCET-Los Angeles visited the devastated San Pasqual Reservation, where one third of the residents’ homes were devoured by flames. Continue reading

  • October 31, 2003  

    Cooler temperatures and dense fog brought encouragement to Californians after a week of wildfires that have killed 20 people, destroyed more than 2,800 homes and burned nearly 750,000 acres. Jeffrey Kaye reports from the Cedar Fire outside San Diego, which has consumed 275,000 acres. Continue reading

  • October 30, 2003   BY Admin 

    The United Nations will temporarily withdraw its international staff from Baghdad while it assesses the security situation there, a U.N. spokesman announced Thursday. Continue reading

  • October 30, 2003  

    More temperate temperatures and some light rain moved into the San Bernadino Mountains and eastern San Diego County, but firefighters face flames fanned by winds that are still gusting to 40 miles per hour. Spencer Michels reports from California, and Ray Suarez follows up in a conversation with Jerry Williams and Jim Purpura. Continue reading

  • October 29, 2003   BY Admin 

    Sections of Southern California ravaged by devastating wildfires in recent days are expecting cooler, more humid weather conditions Wednesday as legions of firefighters continue to battle the blazes that have killed at least 16 people. Continue reading

  • October 29, 2003  

    Betty Ann Bowser reports on the desperate situation in Ethiopia, and efforts to mitigate the effects of famine. Continue reading