To say [John] Boehner is between a rock and a hard place is minimising the problem he faces
Political consultant Tobe Berkovitz, on the U.S. House Republican leader and talks to avoid the "fiscal cliff"
[Vice-President] Xi [Jinping] knows how to draw the line between being tough and friendly
Lin Wen-cheng, director of the Institute of Mainland China Studies at Taiwan's National Sun Yat-sen University
We are now like a wounded beast, and let's fight back and win all our power back
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe vows to retain power at elections next year