The Iranian government continues its persecution of Iran's Baha'i community -- the largest non-Muslim religious minority in Iran.
"Anticipating and preparing for changes in deterrence will be necessary for the continued security of our nation."
Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi recently made her first political trip since being released from house arrest.
The Taliban are increasingly targeting children as both victims and weapons of war.
The Administration of President Barack Obama has released its new Strategy to Combat Transnational Organized Crime.
The U.S. calls for an ongoing military relationship with China, given the significance of the Asia Pacific region to global security.