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US spy agency seeks criminal probe into leaks
Director of National Intelligence James Clapper accuses media of being "reckless" in revealing monitoring of internet.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2013 03:32 GMT
Assessing Obama's Middle East trip
Marwan Bishara answers three questions on Obama's recent trip to the Middle East.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2013 14:48 GMT
US considers leaving no troops in Afghanistan
White House officials say withdrawing all American soldiers from Afghanistan in December 2014 is an option.
Last updated: 09 Jan 2013 07:02 GMT
Hamas blames Israel for 'delay' of truce deal
Hamas says a Gaza ceasefire agreement is being "held up" by Israelis, who have yet to confirm that a deal is imminent.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2012 02:25 GMT
Obama embarks on post-election trip to Asia
The US president arrives in Thailand as part of a three-country visit that includes Myanmar and Cambodia.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2012 17:12 GMT
ASEAN Summit adopts human rights accord
Southeast regional leaders discuss territorial disputes in the South China Sea, and ethnic conflict in Myanmar
Last updated: 18 Nov 2012 08:50 GMT
US suspends North Korea food aid
Plans to send aid to North Korea called off, after failed rocket launch attempt contravened previous agreements.
Last updated: 14 Apr 2012 01:49 GMT
Russia: Annan mission 'last chance' for Syria
Warning comes as US pledges to send "non-lethal" aid to opposition fighters.
Last updated: 26 Mar 2012 04:14 GMT
US president to visit fortified Korean border
Known as the DMZ, the world's last Cold War frontier separates the capitalist south from communist north.
Last updated: 21 Mar 2012 02:07 GMT
Less counter-insurgency, more Asia
President Obama's new defence strategy focuses on reducing military spending while turning attention eastwards.
Last updated: 07 Jan 2012 16:23 GMT
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Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
In Pictures: Johannesburg celebrates Mandela
As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
Shan New Year celebrated for first time in Koung Jor Shan refugee camp.
In Pictures: Kiev's protesters
Demonstrators have occupied several buildings in Ukraine's capital, using them as bases for their struggle.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
Guantanamo's secretive review boards
The 'long journey' to Palestine
FARC may have the answer to Colombia's drug woes
Tunisia's Black Book: transparency or witch-hunt?
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