UN General Assembly
In a historic move bypassing congress, President Obama restores diplomatic relations with Cuba, and in a simultaneous telecast President Raul Castro hails the decision but reminds us that the blockade is still in place, says Michael Ratner of the Center for Constitutional Rights
The US has finally admitted defeat in its policies of trying to isolate and overthrow the government of Cuba says, Reese Erlich a freelance journalist and author
President Morsi attempts to play broker for the Syrian conflict, including Iran in a contact group; pressures US on Palestine.
Phyllis Bennis: Abbas bid for Palestinian statehood means he’s given up on US-backed peace process