Articles by Cristina Merrill

Book Talk: Former Peace Corp Volunteer Finds Africa Changed

(Reuters) - A former Peace Corps volunteer who views his time in Malawi in the 1960s as the highlight of his life goes back when his marriage falters, only to find the southern African country he remembers has unraveled through poverty and AIDS, or perhaps never existed.


Han Tae-song

North Korea Offers To Join Total Ban On Nuclear Tests

“DPRK will further make peace efforts to achieve the development of inter-Korean relations, defuse acute military tensions and substantially remove the danger of war on the Korean peninsula,” North Korea's ambassador to the United Nations said.