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Guantanamo tribunals may resume
Criticism follows report that Obama administration might lift its ban on military trials at the US prison.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2011 19:31 GMT
US urged to probe torture claims
New UN expert on torture says US must conduct full investigation into detainee abuse abroad and hold those accountable.
Last updated: 16 Nov 2010 21:46 GMT
Secret CIA prisons
A Saudi man, detained, tortured and held without charge by the US, is fighting for his rights in court.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2010 12:59 GMT
CIA emails confirm tape destruction
Internal memos show ex-CIA chief agreed with destruction of interrogation tapes.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2010 21:18 GMT
US court frees Guantanamo prisoner
Prisoner held in Guanatanamo Bay tortured by al-Qaeda is to be released.
Last updated: 23 Jun 2009 01:27 GMT
Yemenis to die for USS Cole blast
A Yemeni judge has sentenced two men, including one held in US custody, to death for orchestrating the 2000 bombing of the USS Cole.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2004 09:31 GMT
Sudan to help protect Darfur refugees
Sudan will set up 18 "settlements" in the troubled western Darfur to house more than a million people who fled the fighting and will train them to use guns to defend themselves, a newspaper reported Friday.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2004 20:28 GMT
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Thousands flee Pakistan's Waziristan conflict
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Gold rush for Nepal's ‘Himalayan Viagra’
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JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The Gaza conundrum: To invade or not to invade
US complicity in Israel's attack on Gaza
Nora Lester Murad
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Modernity according to the Islamic State, Boko Haram, the Taliban et al
'Nazis rape Brazil': The World Cup according to Twitter
The slow death of Turkish higher education
A Kadir Yildirim
In Pictures: Assault on Gaza continues
Israeli air strikes continue as the Palestinian death toll has reached more than 100, and several hundred more injured.
In Pictures: Lyari trades guns for football
World Cup fever grips southern Pakistani town notorious for gang wars and drug peddling.
In Pictures: S Sudan's joyless anniversary
On the third anniversary of South Sudan’s independence the country’s humanitarian crisis is spiraling out of control.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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