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Peru, Colombia, Chile and Mexico are set to form a new regional economic block. But given that all four countries already benefit from free trade agreements, where's the need for such a pact? The answer lies in Brazil's recent - and projected - boom.

Last Modified: 30 Mar 2011 23:23

Less than a year after a new Turkey, Brazil and Iran diplomatic power triangle appeared to have come into being,
Dilma Rousseff, Brazil's new president, has downgraded her country's relations with Tehran.

Last Modified: 24 Mar 2011 21:03

In a chill wind whistling through leafless trees, on a hill overlooking Washington DC, stands one reminder of why the administration thinks the way it does.

Last Modified: 5 Mar 2011 22:51

As people walk the empty weekend Washington streets to their traditional brunch spots, there's plenty on the menu to chew on.

Last Modified: 27 Feb 2011 18:41

At a time when weapons are being used by governments against their own people, the Abu Dhabi arms fair leaves a nasty taste. But it is the reality.

Last Modified: 26 Feb 2011 17:12