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Sino-Indian border dispute bogs down Asian economies

Analysis

Sino-Indian border dispute bogs down Asian economies

China and India have often been portrayed as the major drivers of the future, based on their economic clout. But quite apart from grand economic plans and new global alignments, a different reality is taking shape in both countries. Worldfocus contributor Luv Puri writes about border disputes that are renewing fears of a Sino-Indian confrontation.

Posted: June 24, 2009 13:59   Comments: 13
People smugglers turn a profit on U.S.-Mexico border

Perspectives

People smugglers turn a profit on U.S.-Mexico border

Sacha Feinman of the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting describes how people in Mexico go about hiring a "pollero," or people smuggler, to take them to the U.S., in what has become a big -- and dangerous -- business.

Posted: May 1, 2009 09:40   Comments: 0
Border fence can’t hide growing challenges in Mexico

Analysis

Border fence can’t hide growing challenges in Mexico

Worldfocus editorial consultant Peter Eisner writes about how the U.S. might engage with Mexico and its troubles rather than build fences.

Posted: March 25, 2009 13:05   Comments: 4
U.S. bumps up controls along Iraq-Iran border

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U.S. bumps up controls along Iraq-Iran border

Ernesto LondoƱo of The Washington Post discusses a new high-tech dragnet on the border of Iraq and Iran.

Posted: October 30, 2008 16:03   Comments: 2

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