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"If you call it a war, then you think of people in uniform as being the solution."
RICHARD B. MYERS, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, explaining why the Bush Administration is replacing the phrase "global war on terror" with "global struggle against violent extremism"

"Any illegal activities are not to be allowed and will be punished in accordance with laws."
COMMENTARY on the front page of China's state-owned People's Daily, warning citizens not to disrupt social stability in the wake of a series of violent protests across the...

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