World

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

  • August 28, 2002  

    In a recent address, Vice President Cheney argued that sending inspectors back into Iraq would not eliminate the weapons threat posed by the Saddam Hussein regime. Two former weapons inspectors who worked in Iraq discuss the pros and cons of further U.N. monitoring. Continue reading

  • August 28, 2002  

    Sudan, the largest country on the African continent, has endured a bitter and bloody civil war for nearly 20 years. Former Senator John Danforth, who recently traveled to the region as President Bush’s special envoy, discusses new hopes for a peace accord and his participation in negotiations between the battling factions. Continue reading

  • August 27, 2002  

    William Hyland, former deputy national security adviser under President Ford, and Ellen Laipson, a former National Security Council staffer, discuss the debate over intervention in Iraq. Continue reading

  • August 27, 2002  

    A federal court rules immigration hearings for people detained in the Sept. 11 investigation must be made public. Two legal experts discuss the decision’s potential effects. Continue reading

  • August 26, 2002   BY Admin 

    A United Nations summit aimed at improving living conditions for the world’s poor without damaging natural resources opened Monday in the South African capital of Johannesburg. Continue reading

  • August 26, 2002  

    At a United Nations conference in South Africa, thousands of delegates seek agreement on ways to grow the economies of developing nations while protecting the environment. Continue reading

  • August 26, 2002  

    Tom Bearden reports on the opening day of the United Nations Summit on Strategic Development in Johannesburg, South Africa. Continue reading

  • August 23, 2002   BY Admin 

    More than a million farmers, soldiers and other residents of China’s Hunan province piled sandbags and reinforced dikes Friday to keep a massive lake’s rising water levels from swamping nearby towns. Continue reading

  • August 23, 2002  

    Ted Robbins of KUAT Tuscon reports on the parched Colorado River delta. Continue reading

  • August 23, 2002  

    Experts discuss a secret U.S. court’s rebuke of the FBI and its denial of a Justice Department request for expanded surveillance authority. Continue reading