mental health

Global Politics

Muslims in the armed forces

President Barack Obama has said the entire nation is grieving after a shooting that killed 13 people at Fort Hood in Texas. The tragedy casts a light on Muslims serving in the US military. The World's Matthew Bell reports.

Global Politics

Treating mental illness in Sudan

Traditionally, when people in Sudan suffer mental illness, they seek out exorcists and other spiritual healers. A number of patients are also seeing Western-style psychiatrists and psychologists. The result is a tense rapprochement. Hana Baba reports.