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Brazil and Obama's 'Big Brother syndrome'
US surveillance and arrogance are damaging relations with South America's biggest country.
Zeynep Zileli Rabanea
Last updated: 07 Oct 2013 15:19 GMT
At Guantanamo, a microcosm of the surveillance state
The military trials have been discredited by charges of tampering and monitoring of defence files, the author writes.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2013 10:05 GMT
Will Germany's Pirates be walking the plank?
Life's not all plain sailing for the Pirate Party.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2013 15:54 GMT
Understanding Germany's elections
What's at stake, which parties are running, and what the possible outcomes are in Germany's Bundestag vote.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2013 20:53 GMT
Report: US bugged UN headquarters
Der Spiegel says US systematically spied on other states and institutions, citing documents obtained by Edward Snowden.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2013 16:37 GMT
Documents reveal illegal NSA intercepts
Declassified court files show US agency illegally collected 56,000 US citizen emails annually, but has now purged them.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2013 08:18 GMT
Snowden's father to visit son in Russia
Father of US whistleblower Edward Snowden receives Russian visa and will travel there to see his son, he tells ABC News.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2013 00:57 GMT
Pressure mounts on US spy programme
Congressmen slam Prism as "off the tracks" and in serious violation of law as pressure mounts to change practices.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2013 01:05 GMT
US orders release of justification for spying
Court tells government to publish legal basis for Prism programme's warrantless monitoring of millions of communications
Last updated: 17 Jul 2013 01:35 GMT
Snowden submits asylum request to Russia
Russian officials confirm temporary application received from stranded US whistleblower.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2013 01:24 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Jewish suffering, Palestinian suffering
Ukraine: A victim of Euro-Russian divide?
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
A temporary truce in Thai protests
Tensions ease between police and anti-government demonstrators as country pauses to observe king's birthday.
In Pictures: Troubled paradise of Kashmir
Kashmir's inherent beauty remains undiminished despite years of conflict that has swept the region.
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