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Out of sight: Imprisoned in Iran
American-Iranians jailed in Iran suffer the brunt of the broken diplomatic relations between the two countries.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2013 04:53 GMT
Tehran bazaar reopens but tensions remain
Merchants reopen their shops under police supervision as some currency traders refuse to deal at official exchange rate.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2012 12:16 GMT
Algeria: A view from the forest
Officials' uncompromising approach to the felling of trees has ignited anti-colonist anger.
Muriam Haleh Davis
Last updated: 27 Sep 2011 15:57 GMT
Haleh Sahabi: Our Antigone in Tehran
Haleh Sahabi defied human law to defend moral, divine law; her life writing a heroic legend of the future.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2011 09:50 GMT
Iran says 'Mossad spy' hanged
Two men executed, one convicted of working for Mossad, the Israeli intelligence, the other for being an "enemy of God".
Last updated: 28 Dec 2010 10:15 GMT
Freed scholar leaves Iran
Iranian-American accused of conspiring against Tehran spent three months in jail.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2007 03:09 GMT
US scholar freed in Tehran
Iranian-American was accused of acting against Iran's national security.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2007 19:22 GMT
US scholar bailed in Tehran
Iranian-American has been accused of acting against Iran's national security.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2007 16:58 GMT
Iran airs US scholars 'confessing'
State TV shows clips of Iranian-Americans saying they spied on and acted against Iran.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2007 08:12 GMT
US-Iranians charged with espionage
The three have US and Iranian passports, but Iran does not recognise dual nationality.
Last updated: 30 May 2007 14:39 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
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Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
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Identity and Exile
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Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
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Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
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'Hotels of death' in Indian holy city
Designated hotels in Varanasi cater to only the old and the infirm, waiting to die and attain "salvation".
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
A temporary truce in Thai protests
Tensions ease between police and anti-government demonstrators as country pauses to observe king's birthday.
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