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Obama renews push for closing Guantanamo
US president says he will make fresh appeal to Congress as nearly two-thirds of Guantanamo detainees join hunger strike.
Last updated: 01 May 2013 06:32 GMT
Extra medical staff sent to Guantanamo
Medical personnel sent to US detention camp as nearly two-thirds of the detainees there join hunger strike.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2013 08:38 GMT
Obama fails to close Guantanamo prison
By refusing to veto the National Defence Authorisation Act, Obama has allowed the controversial facility to stay open.
Last updated: 04 Jan 2013 10:16 GMT
Guantanamo: A legacy of shame
Despite Obama's promises to close it, the prison remains open with no end in sight.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2012 10:52 GMT
Guantanamo detainee makes plea deal
Majid Khan, accused of helping al-Qaeda plot attacks in US, to co-operate on other cases in return for reduced sentence.
Last updated: 01 Mar 2012 07:37 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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Turkey's emerging police state
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Why #illridewithyou is an ill ride
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