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Blackwater four 'made corpses of innocents'
Prosecution tells US jury security contractors shot dead 14 Iraqi civilians in 2007 for no reason, as trial nears end.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2014 02:31 GMT
UN accuses Islamic State group of war crimes
New UN report says armed group has performed public executions and that Syria has used chlorine gas in combat.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2014 17:47 GMT
Islamic State strengthens control in Syria
The seizure of the Tabqa airbase highlights the Islamic State's consolidation of power in eastern Syria, analysts say.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2014 09:29 GMT
US man 'fighting for IS group' dies in Syria
Douglas McCain, a one-time aspiring rapper from California, reported killed in fighting against al-Nusra Front forces.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2014 08:47 GMT
Libya air strikes: escalation of proxy war?
The United Arab Emirates is accused of secretly bombing Tripoli with the help of Egypt.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 21:42 GMT
US flights 'to spy on Islamic State' in Syria
Sources say US surveillance aircraft and drones are being used to gather intelligence on the Islamic State group.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 20:34 GMT
Iraq breaks Islamic State's siege of town
Turkmen Shia from Amerli find shelter in refugee camp in Erbil after two months of terrible conditions.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 19:29 GMT
The real threat from the Islamic State is to Muslims, not the west
The rise of the Islamic State group is probably the worst event in recent Muslim history since 9/11.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 12:53 GMT
Australia launches anti-terrorism offensive
New measures needed as dozens of citizens fighting with Islamic State pose home-grown terror threat, PM Abbott says.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 12:48 GMT
Twin explosions hit Iraqi capital
At least 11 killed and 20 injured after explosion at a busy Shia area of Baghdad and in the city's southern district.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2014 10:26 GMT
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In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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