The Voice of America Tibetan Service is marking its twentieth anniversary.
The U.S. is concerned by apparent extralegal detention and enforced disappearances.
General David Petraeus confirmed that Iran has "without question" provided weapons, training, and funding to the Taliban.
"We are troubled by the letter that [Bangladesh's Central Bank] sent to the Grameen Bank concerning Dr. Yunus' status."
"The United States stands ready to help the Japanese people in this time of great trial."
The ancient spring festival of Nowruz is currently being celebrated by millions of people around the world.
Safe drinking water is fundamental to healthy lives and prosperous communities.