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The Sweden Democrats: A not so Swedish party
The right-wing Sweden Democrats Party opposes the majority-supported liberal immigration policies.
Last updated: 17 Dec 2014 10:25 GMT
Yemen president's future hangs by a thread
Latest standoff reflects the ongoing power struggle between President Hadi, his predecessor and the Houthis.
Last updated: 10 Nov 2014 08:15 GMT
Yemeni factions agree to form government
Political blocs, including Houthis, sign deal authorising president and PM-designate to form government of technocrats.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2014 08:08 GMT
China executed 2,400 people in 2013: report
Report claims to reveal number of death penalties carried out, a rare insight into a number considered a state secret.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2014 11:41 GMT
Yemen's Southerners see hope in Houthis' rise
Yemen’s southern secessionists will revive plans for independence amid internal divisions and Houthi ascendency.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2014 11:41 GMT
Kurds holding line as ISIL push on town
Kurdish fighters thwart ISIL attempt to advance into Kobane, engaging the armed group in street-to-street battles.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2014 08:47 GMT
Swiss opposition proposes tougher asylum laws
Swiss People’s Party (SVP) says asylum requests should be limited only to those arriving in Switzerland by plane.
Last updated: 27 Sep 2014 15:17 GMT
Yemen: On brink of civil war or dissolution?
Many Yemenis fear that the Houthi leader's rhetoric amounts to little more than a Trojan Horse.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2014 08:13 GMT
Life sentence for prominent Uighur activist
Ilham Tohti, an advocate for the rights of Muslim ethnic group, jailed by court in China on separatism charges.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2014 14:23 GMT
Pakistani Baloch find home in Afghanistan
War-torn neighbour is an uncertain haven for refugees fleeing Pakistan's Balochistan, where locals seek independence.
Last updated: 17 Sep 2014 07:55 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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