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Mexico police 'kill drug lord'
Official says wanted La Familia cartel chief has been shot dead following clashes with security forces.
Last updated: 11 Dec 2010 02:50 GMT
Mexico detains suspected drug lord
Police say Carlos Montemayor is new head of drug gang fighting to control smuggling routes out of Pacific port.
Last updated: 25 Nov 2010 02:32 GMT
Mexican drug cartel boss killed
Security forces shoot dead suspected trafficking kingpin Tony the Storm.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2010 09:00 GMT
Another mayor murdered in Mexico
Killing in El Nranjo comes as Clinton says country's drug gangs morphing into "what we would consider an insurgency".
Last updated: 09 Sep 2010 05:54 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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Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
Lulu: Fake feminism for the 'hashtag generation'
Zeynep Zileli Rabanea
Pakistan's most powerful man?
Malik Ayub Sumbal
The best option to settle the CAR crisis?
Why was Arafat killed?
The rise and rise of Islamic music
In pictures: A tale of three cities
We investigate how three key Afghan cities are being affected by the gradual withdrawal of American troops.
'Hotels of death' in Indian holy city
Designated hotels in Varanasi cater to only the old and the infirm, waiting to die and attain "salvation".
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.
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