Conflict & Disaster Zone

After Tsunami, a Sweets Shop's Effort to Make a Comeback?

​Masayuki Kimura watched from a hilltop as his sweets shop and factory in Rikuzentakata, Japan were destroyed by a massive tsunami. Now he's trying to figure out how to start over.

Nepals’ military integration stalled

Since Nepal's Maoist rebel fighters ended their war against the state in 2006, 20-thousand once-armed cadres of the People's Liberation Army have waited to be absorbed into Nepal's military as stipulated under the terms of a peace accord. I gained rare access to one of the U.N.monitored camps, which are home to the former rebels.