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At Guantanamo, a microcosm of the surveillance state
The military trials have been discredited by charges of tampering and monitoring of defence files, the author writes.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2013 10:05 GMT
US wants quicker hearings for 9/11 suspects
Prosecutors ask military court in Guantanamo Bay to bring five alleged plotters to trial in September 2014.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2013 20:59 GMT
The face of Islam, according to Foreign Policy
The issue focused on women in the Middle East, Russia and China - but completely ignored gender problems in the West.
Last updated: 14 May 2012 14:02 GMT
Lawyer for 9/11 'mastermind' hits out at US
Guntanamo military commission trying five men accused of plotting deadly attacks described as "tainted beyond repair".
Last updated: 06 May 2012 19:21 GMT
Chaotic start to opening of 9/11 trial
Five men, including alleged mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed, refuse to enter plea in US military court in Cuba.
Last updated: 06 May 2012 07:46 GMT
Guantanamo 9/11 arraignments to be broadcast
US judge rules that first stage of trial should be broadcast by closed-circuit TV due to significant public interest.
Last updated: 05 May 2012 13:32 GMT
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In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
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