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Israel and US: Common strategies to control political prisoners
Israeli and US treatment of political prisoners increasingly bear the same trademarks.
Last updated: 02 Jun 2014 10:13 GMT
Libya: Swinging pendulums and political crematoria
The new Libyan PM will need to draw on the experience of seasoned politicians to avoid the political 'crematorium'.
Mansour O El-Kikhia
Last updated: 12 May 2014 08:42 GMT
Clashes erupt on Syria's border with Turkey
One policeman killed and 10 other people injured as Syrians refused entry to Turkey open fire, officials say.
Last updated: 02 May 2013 19:27 GMT
Lockerbie bomber al-Megrahi has died
Abdel Basset al-Megrahi, the former Libyan intelligence officer convicted of the 1988 Lockerbie bombing, has died.
Last updated: 20 May 2012 13:26 GMT
Muslim 'terror threat' belied by numbers
In recent years, the threat of terrorism by Muslim Americans has been exaggerated by US officials, a new study shows.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2012 14:12 GMT
Dutch MPs vote to ban religious slaughter
Bill would outlaw halal and kosher meat, as religious leaders say their communities are frightened for their future.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2011 07:36 GMT
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'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.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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