Global power inequalities and the Saddam trial
The execution of former Iraqi strongman Saddam
Hussain has triggered an avalanche of views and commentary from
around the world on the fairness and correctness of what passed off
as the judicial procedure which ended his life.
Abused Canadian child rescued after Web appeal
A sexually abused Canadian child has been placed
under protection after sending an appeal for help over the Internet
to an Australian website, Canadian police said on Friday.
China attaches 'highest importance' to freeing Nigeria abductees
China on Saturday ordered its foreign ministry
and its embassy in Nigeria to "give all their efforts" to free five
Chinese telecommunications workers taken hostage a day earlier in
the African nation.