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Marikana: The politics of law and order in post-apartheid South Africa
Liberal colonial occupation and the massacre have never been far apart in history, writes Pillay.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2012 12:50 GMT
Colombia's new president
How will Juan Manuel Santos handle the major issues confronting his country?
Last updated: 22 Jun 2010 13:01 GMT
Challenges for new Colombian leader
Next president must tackle Farc rebels, volatile regional diplomacy and high unemployment.
Last updated: 20 Jun 2010 02:50 GMT
Ex-defence chief wins Colombia vote
Uribe's anointed successor wins first round of presidential polls but fails to avoid runoff.
Last updated: 31 May 2010 16:02 GMT
Polls close in Colombian election
Former defence minister and ex-mayor of capital, Bogota, in tight race to replace Uribe.
Last updated: 30 May 2010 21:43 GMT
Colombians vote for new president
Former defence minister and ex-mayor of capital, Bogota, lead tight race to replace Uribe.
Last updated: 30 May 2010 20:15 GMT
Colombia begins national poll vote
Former defence minister and an ex-mayor of Bogota lead tight race for presidency.
Last updated: 30 May 2010 16:32 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.
The best option to settle the CAR crisis?
Why Was Arafat Killed?
The rise and rise of Islamic music
Is Croatia's 'yes' vote tyranny of the majority?
Jewish suffering, Palestinian suffering
Ukraine: A victim of Euro-Russian divide?
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.
A temporary truce in Thai protests
Tensions ease between police and anti-government demonstrators as country pauses to observe king's birthday.
In Pictures: Troubled paradise of Kashmir
Kashmir's inherent beauty remains undiminished despite years of conflict that has swept the region.
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