Cigarette smuggler arrested, released in Paraguay

By Marcelo Soares

Roque Fabiano da Silveira, profiled in the 2009 ICIJ series Tobacco Underground, has another encounter with the cops and courts....

Analysis — U.S. interests at risk in six Mideast nations

By Barbara Slavin

Snapshots of six pivotal nations: Turmoil in Middle East threatens U.S. interests in short term even if more democratic governments emerge..

Widespread fraud in Ivory Coast HIV/AIDS prevention programs

By Laurel Adams

A review of HIV/AIDS prevention programs in Ivory Coast finds that millions of dollars in aid was blatantly misused by non-governmental orga

Back in the USSR

By Roman Shleynov

Kremlin, Western Companies Back Soviet-Style Youth Camp

The Brockovich of Brazil

By Jim Morris

Fernanda Giannasi fights a potent asbestos industry

Letter from London: A history lesson on Iraq

By Philip Knightley

'If you think Saddam Hussein is a hard man to deal with, just wait for the next generation of Iraqi leaders,' author says