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Uruguay's Mujica: New global role model?
Uruguay's 'humble' president defies imperial and corporate hegemony with a series of unorthodox policies.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2014 09:51 GMT
Uruguay: Yes we cannabis
Small country's move to legalise weed has more than token significance for future of the "war on drugs".
Last updated: 20 Dec 2013 10:00 GMT
Uruguay's Senate legalises marijuana
Backers of new law celebrate as Uruguay becomes first nation to legalise growing, sale and smoking of marijuana.
Last updated: 11 Dec 2013 15:24 GMT
Is it time to end the global war on drugs?
We ask if decriminalisation can help reduce drug abuse and organised crime.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2013 11:33 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Reappearing the disappeared of Operation Condor
Against the odds: Syria's flourishing mediascape
Enrico De Angelis
Indonesia and the Philippines: A tale of two democracies
Richard Javad Heydarian
It's time for the EU to impose sanctions on Israel
Can international law save Iraq's Yazidis?
Nail polish: Anti-rape or anti-woman?
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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