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Iran's 'invisible army' in Latin America
Washington is concerned about Iran's supposedly growing influence in Latin America.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2013 18:42 GMT
Obama fails to close Guantanamo prison
By refusing to veto the National Defence Authorisation Act, Obama has allowed the controversial facility to stay open.
Last updated: 04 Jan 2013 10:16 GMT
Is Obama wary of Brazil and Dilma Rousseff?
Although superficially relations between Brazil and the US seem warm, geopolitical posturing is increasing.
Last updated: 05 May 2012 14:50 GMT
Muslim 'terror threat' belied by numbers
In recent years, the threat of terrorism by Muslim Americans has been exaggerated by US officials, a new study shows.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2012 14:12 GMT
Obama: Full Iraq withdrawal by Christmas
Right-wing politicians are lambasting Obama for his decision to withdraw all troops from Iraq by the end of 2011.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2011 08:36 GMT
Sex and the single drone
The technology of choice for Obama to guard the "empire" is the drone - making the world see the US as the Terminator.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2011 10:37 GMT
Military hawks upset with debt deal
Neoconservatives, such as William Kristol and John Bolton, are worried about looming military spending cuts.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2011 14:33 GMT
Islamophobes distance themselves from Breivik
As the media discovers more about the man behind the Norway attacks, connections to outspoken US Islamophobes are found.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2011 13:51 GMT
US standing plunges across the Arab world
Favourable attitudes have fallen nine per cent over the past two years in key Middle Eastern countries, new survey says.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2011 18:07 GMT
Threats to Antarctica's penguins heat up
Global warming is causing a sharp decline of two penguin species, new study reveals.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2011 14:48 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Cuba's war on Ebola
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
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