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Top Cuban dissident 'dies in car crash'
Oswaldo Paya, Sakharov human rights prize winner, was travelling in Granma province at time of accident, activists say.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2012 03:10 GMT
Cuba frees thousands of prisoners
Amnesty deal to grant freedom to nearly 3,000 people, including five political prisoners and 86 foreigners.
Last updated: 29 Dec 2011 05:03 GMT
Drop in political prisoners in Cuba
Human rights report says fewest dissidents in Cuban jails since communist revolution.
Last updated: 06 Jul 2010 07:44 GMT
Cuba activist dies of hunger strike
Cuban exiles condemn "assassination" of jailed political activist.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2010 04:07 GMT
Cuba frees political prisoner
Longest serving political detainee freed after more than 13 years in jail.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2007 02:45 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Confidence men and their masquerade
Mysteries linger over Westgate Mall attack
Neoliberal rape in Spain
Is Britain only for the rich?
Climate activism: A change in approach?
Scotland and other nation-states that would be
In Pictures: Mexico on severe weather alert
Less than a week after the category three storm hit Baja California, Tropical Storm Polo narrowly misses the peninsula.
In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
Plagued by pollution, over-fishing and rapid development along the coast, Lebanon's fishermen struggle to make a living.
In Pictures: Sierra Leone's Ebola survivors
Survivors of the disease are often stigmatised after they return to their communities.
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