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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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Q&A: 'One day my son will be free'
Mother of jailed Al Jazeera journalist Abdullah Elshamy says her son's ordeal highlights the value of press freedom.
French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
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French jihadists in Syria and cyber-indoctrination
Armenian genocide: Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
In Pictures: Clowning around in Lebanon camps
Volunteer clowns from Belgium's 'Clowns Without Borders' entertain children in Lebanon's refugee camps.
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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