Six weeks after Southern Sudan voted for independence in a widely
praised referendum, security agents stormed the region's first printing
press and arrested a top journalist, the latest assault on reporters
fighting to create a free press here.
Ousted Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide will return within days
to his homeland, ending seven years in exile, a South African official
said Friday. The former slum priest remains hugely popular and his
return could disrupt an election this month in his earthquake-ravaged