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Mitt Romney, the Republican Party and Latin America
Republican Party takes "a more confrontational approach" to Latin America than to any other region of the world.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2012 10:45 GMT
Defence and democracy in America
The US economy can no longer bear the reckless use of presidential power to declare war at any time.
Last updated: 26 Nov 2011 16:12 GMT
Gingrich set to join White House race
Conservative standard bearer ranks among best-known Republican candidates for next year's presidential elections.
Last updated: 10 May 2011 08:02 GMT
US drones prowl Mexico bicentennial
Mexico's historical enemy and main trading partner is militarising the border region, critics say.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2010 08:14 GMT
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Injecting hope into the fight against malaria
Access to life-saving anti-malaria drugs is improving and the first vaccine against the disease may be on the way.
Russia's Ukrainian minority under pressure
Ukrainians living in Russia are choosing to keep a low profile amid high tension between the countries.
Q&A: 'One day my son will be free'
Mother of jailed Al Jazeera journalist Abdullah Elshamy says her son's ordeal highlights the value of press freedom.
French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
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The US Senate and the Armenian genocide
Climate change and the food security dimension
Minority communities and the mighty tweet
French jihadists in Syria and cyber-indoctrination
Armenian genocide: Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
In Pictures: Clowning around in Lebanon camps
Volunteer clowns from Belgium's 'Clowns Without Borders' entertain children in Lebanon's refugee camps.
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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