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Captive 'US citizen' released in Iraq
UN in Baghdad confirms it has taken custody of man believed to be US citizen held by Sadrist fighters for nine months.
Last updated: 18 Mar 2012 06:43 GMT
Security slips as US prepares to leave Iraq
Sunni and Kurdish politicians worry about abuses by Iraqi security forces, and Iraq still has no defence minister.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2011 17:47 GMT
Biden pays surprise visit to Iraq
American vice president lands in Baghdad on the eve of the formal end of US combat operations.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2010 09:07 GMT
Result unchanged after Iraq recount
Iraqiya bloc keeps poll lead after check of ballots in Baghdad uncovers no fraud.
Last updated: 16 May 2010 17:06 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Burkina Faso, African leaders and 'sit-tightism'
Getting Hollywood's nod for Palestinian film
Ecuador's FM wants transnational corporations held accountable
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
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