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Libyan rebel free to sue UK over 'torture'
Court rules Abdel Hakim Belhaj can sue British government over claims he was illegally sent back to Libya and tortured.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2014 20:42 GMT
Britain's latest counterterrorism disasters
The truth about renditions and detentions at the island of Diego Garcia has to be revealed.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2014 15:25 GMT
The silent empire
It's time for us to speak up and protest against what we find unacceptable.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2013 11:39 GMT
The tropical storm season moves south
The first storm of the southern hemisphere season has developed in the Indian Ocean.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2012 12:14 GMT
Chagos: The heart of an American empire?
The shameful history of the island's local populations' expulsion continues to hang heavily over the UK and the US.
Last updated: 15 Mar 2012 11:11 GMT
The Iranian threat
The US is not taking any practical steps to ensure a nuclear-free Middle East, says the author.
Last updated: 04 Dec 2011 12:53 GMT
The US' war of words against Syria
The US war of words against Syria is marred by hypocrisy and a lack of realism.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2011 10:31 GMT
The Mauritius economic miracle
With no natural resource and a history of colonialism, the island nation has drastically raised its standard of living.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2011 05:54 GMT
Rape rampant in US military
Statistics and soldiers' testimonies reveal a harrowing epidemic of sexual assault in the US military.
Last updated: 24 Dec 2010 20:34 GMT
Rights group sues UK over rendition
Details demanded over use of UK base in Indian Ocean involved in rendition flights.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2009 16:53 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
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Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
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Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
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