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UK spy conference investigates double agents
Espionage still evokes fear and admiration, yet competing nations display different takes on their spying legacies.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2014 09:22 GMT
Out of sight: Imprisoned in Iran
American-Iranians jailed in Iran suffer the brunt of the broken diplomatic relations between the two countries.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2013 04:53 GMT
Iran court 'overturns' US national's sentence
Case of ex-soldier Amir Mirzai Hekmati, handed a death sentence in January for spying, sent back for retrial.
Last updated: 05 Mar 2012 18:12 GMT
US 'spy' faces execution in Iran
People in the Michigan community where Amir Hekmati grew up are increasingly worried about his fate.
Last updated: 14 Jan 2012 00:39 GMT
Story of a changing headline: Iran 'regime collapse'
Statements by certain officials that run counter to official policy could further harm prospects of US-Iran relations.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2012 19:38 GMT
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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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