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Collect it all: America's surveillance state
Fault Lines investigates the fallout over the NSA's surveillance programme in the US and abroad.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2013 07:15 GMT
The diplomatic cost of US surveillance
As Washington reviews its intelligence gathering operations, what do revelations mean for relations with Europe?
Last updated: 31 Oct 2013 12:35 GMT
Brazil and Obama's 'Big Brother syndrome'
US surveillance and arrogance are damaging relations with South America's biggest country.
Zeynep Zileli Rabanea
Last updated: 07 Oct 2013 15:19 GMT
Solving Syria's chemical threat
Russia and the US have agreed on a plan to eliminate Syria's chemical weapons, but is full disarmament possible?
Last updated: 15 Sep 2013 13:00 GMT
Obama names ex-aides for intel review panel
Former White House officials tapped for review panel aimed at boosting public confidence in US surveillance programmes.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2013 01:26 GMT
Documents reveal illegal NSA intercepts
Declassified court files show US agency illegally collected 56,000 US citizen emails annually, but has now purged them.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2013 08:18 GMT
A boost for the terror industry
"Active targeting" in Yemen is causing significant civilian resentment towards the United States, writes author.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2013 14:06 GMT
Secret court okays continued US surveillance
US intelligence director announces renewal of controversial telephone surveillance programme amid privacy concerns.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2013 06:17 GMT
It's not always right to keep your word
There’s nothing virtuous about keeping a powerful liar’s secret, and those in power should learn from whistle-blowers.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2013 14:21 GMT
Republican hypocrisy on surveillance
Despite the clamour made by Republicans on government surveillance, they are reticent when Arab Americans are targeted.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2013 09:18 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Zeynep Zileli Rabanea
Diaoyu islands: Torn between two countries
Pakistan's most powerful man?
Malik Ayub Sumbal
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In pictures: A tale of three cities
We investigate how three key Afghan cities are being affected by the gradual withdrawal of American troops.
'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.
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