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Panel votes to declassify CIA torture report
The 6,200-page document would give first official look at interrogation and detentions in aftermath of 9/11 attacks.
Last updated: 04 Apr 2014 06:09 GMT
Report: CIA misled US on torture of prisoners
Senate report, obtained by newspaper, says "enhanced interrogations" contributed almost nothing in war against al-Qaeda.
Last updated: 01 Apr 2014 03:52 GMT
US senator: CIA searched Senate computers
Dianne Feinstein says CIA illegally searched computers of lawmakers probing allegations agency used torture.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2014 04:39 GMT
Drone dialogue: Flying in circles?
Transparency and accountability remain out of sight after four major reports question the legality of US drone strikes.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2013 08:21 GMT
Google 'outraged' at NSA hacking claim
Reports say US intelligence agency sends millions of records to its headquarters, as US Senate set to limit its access.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2013 00:26 GMT
US spy chiefs defend targeting EU allies
NSA boss and national intelligence chief say spying on allies necessary, and that espionage in Europe was aided by Nato.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2013 01:36 GMT
Obama orders 'review of spy operations'
US president says that he is the final user of intelligence and that he wants a review of how it is gathered.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2013 12:43 GMT
Kerry pushes Senate for Syria action
Putin says Russian proposal only possible if US rejects force, shortly after Kerry's call for action to the Senate.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2013 17:47 GMT
Obama: Syria disarmament could avert strike
US president says Russian offer for Syria to give up chemical weapons "positive", as Senate delays vote on use of force.
Last updated: 10 Sep 2013 09:53 GMT
Emerging From Darkness, the Edward Snowden Story
An open letter to Edward Snowden.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2013 13:31 GMT
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'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
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No escape for civilians in Syria
Kenya's fear of liberty
How citizens lead the search for Mexico's disappeared
Jerusalem: Don't call it a religious conflict
The US-China emissions deal likely meaningless
The death of international development
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