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Israel protests over Sweden's Palestine plan
Israel calls in Sweden's ambassador to "express disappointment" at Swedish plan to recognise state of Palestine.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2014 14:36 GMT
North Korea sets trial date for US citizen
Matthew Miller to be tried on September 14 on unspecified charges related to "perpetrating hostile acts".
Last updated: 07 Sep 2014 09:07 GMT
North Korea arrests third US citizen
Tourist held on suspicion of an unspecified crime is the third US citizen currently held by the country.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2014 09:28 GMT
North Korea detains US man 'seeking asylum'
State media says Matthew Miller entered the country on a tourist visa but tore it up, shouting that he wanted asylum.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2014 08:19 GMT
Christian missionary arrested in Pyongyang
The 75-year-old Australian is the second foreign Christian missionary to be held by North Korea.
Last updated: 19 Feb 2014 13:26 GMT
North Korea confirms arrest of US citizen
Korean-American entered country as tourist in November and "committed a crime" against the country, state media reports.
Last updated: 21 Dec 2012 12:48 GMT
Belarus' KGB summons Swedes in teddy bear row
Swedish trio who air-dropped teddy bears carrying human rights messages asked to appear in 10 days or face jail term.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2012 07:30 GMT
Belarus-Sweden ties plummet after bear drop
Minsk orders closure of Swedish embassy after aircraft drops hundreds of teddy bears carrying pro-democracy slogans.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2012 23:56 GMT
Warrant out for WikiLeaks founder
Swedish police issue international arrest warrant for Julian Assange on suspicion of rape and sexual molestation.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2010 23:11 GMT
North Korea to try US citizen
US man to face trial for illegally entering North Korea, state media says.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2010 04:55 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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