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West Africa 'should decriminalise drugs'
Report by regional commission, including ex-Nigeria president, says current drug policies causing public health crisis.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2014 08:08 GMT
Cameron: Afghanistan 'Mission accomplished'
Remarks come despite ongoing Taliban fight, rampant drug cultivation, widespread corruption and human rights abuses.
Last updated: 17 Dec 2013 02:02 GMT
Counterfeits: Flattery or forgery?
As fake goods cost manufacturers billions in lost sales, we ask what really fuels their production.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2013 14:04 GMT
Organised crime worth $90bn year in East Asia
UN report says drug trafficking accounts for more than third of illegal transnational trade every year.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2013 11:50 GMT
Analysis: CITES four decades on
The convention has been combating wildlife crime for forty years, but critics say it still has much work to do.
Last updated: 01 Mar 2013 12:08 GMT
Mali: The 'gentle' face of al-Qaeda
An exclusive report from inside northern Mali.
May Ying Welsh
2012 Year in Review
Last updated: 30 Dec 2012 12:29 GMT
Opium production 'on the rise in SE Asia'
Higher poppy output in Myanmar seen for a sixth successive year, driven probably by demand for opiates, UN study finds.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2012 14:27 GMT
The shady players in Myanmar's drugs trade
Drug exports from Myanmar continue to escalate, as distinctions between the illicit trade and the 'legal' economy blur.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2012 09:12 GMT
Bolivia president defends right to chew coca
Evo Morales says Bolivians have "ancestral right" to chew leaf that makes up the main ingredient of cocaine.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2012 21:01 GMT
Peru suspends coca eradication programme
Minister says country will focus on catching major drugs traffickers, but move prompts concern from US ambassador.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2011 07:08 GMT
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Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
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In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
In Pictures: Syrian food finds Jordanian home
Beloved Syrian ice cream, shawerma and sweets shops have sprung up across Jordan to the delight of locals.
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