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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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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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