President Bush says the United States is determined to stay the course in Iraq and help bring peace and democracy to the country.
A human rights group condemns Vietnam for what it calls "repressive" treatment of ethnic minority Christian Montagnards.
A former Thai child laborer who has spent 35 years fighting for the rights of poor children has won a prestigious international award.
Officials of the World's Children's Prize for the Rights of the Child announced Tuesday in Stockholm that Thailand's Senator Pratheep Ungsongtham Hata will receive the organization's 65-thousand-dollar prize.
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