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N Korea willing to take 'positive steps'
Top North Korean envoy meets China's Xi Jinping in an apparent effort to mend fences between Pyongyang and Beijing.
Last updated: 24 May 2013 18:38 GMT
Denmark 'demands' release of Bahrain activist
Danish prime minister says Shia hunger striker in "very critical" condition, as doubts cloud upcoming Formula One race.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2012 20:24 GMT
Policemen injured in Bahrain blast
Seven wounded in explosion during a protest for the release of an activist on a two-month hunger strike.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2012 00:03 GMT
Concern mounts for Bahrain hunger striker
Family and lawyer of jailed activist Abdul Hadi al-Khawaja say days without contact have raised fears for his health.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2012 19:28 GMT
Bahrain not to transfer jailed activist
Rejects request from Copenhagen to hand over Abdulhadi al-Khawaja, who is also a Danish citizen.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2012 12:00 GMT
Bahrain mulls Denmark plan for hunger striker
Abdulhadi al-Khawaja may be transferred to custody of country where he also has citizenship as protest enters 59th day.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2012 18:29 GMT
Bahrainis rally in support of hunger striker
Abdulhadi al-Khawaja moved to army hospital nearly two months into hunger strike, as thousands protest his detention.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2012 10:30 GMT
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