UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon told Zimbabwe's government on Wednesday it should urgently receive the U.N. special envoy for the country, which he said faced "economic, social and political collapse."
Tens of thousands of civilians are on the move again in eastern Congo, fleeing a new bout of fighting between Tutsi rebels and government troops. How should the world help the hapless Congolese? Go to Blog
Thomson Reuters is the world's largest international multimedia news agency, providing investing news, world news, business news, technology news, headline news, small business news, news alerts, personal finance, stock market, and mutual funds information available on Reuters.com, video, mobile, and interactive television platforms. Thomson Reuters journalists are subject to an Editorial Handbook which requires fair presentation and disclosure of relevant interests.