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A brief history of failed US rescue bids
Time and again special forces have tried to bring back hostages safely but often the missions have been unsuccessful.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2014 20:37 GMT
ISIL, US intervention and the rise of the Iranian model
Western media's caricaturish coverage of Iran masks an uncomfortable truth.
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Last updated: 05 Oct 2014 11:46 GMT
American power and the fracking boom
What impact will America's oil and gas boom from fracking have on US power and global geopolitics?
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Last updated: 02 Oct 2014 10:28 GMT
US man gets six years hard labour in N Korea
Matthew Miller was detained in Pyongyang after reportedly tearing up his visa at the airport and demanding asylum.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2014 11:39 GMT
What can Obama do about Ferguson?
Despite being the most powerful man in the country Obama's legal options in Ferguson are limited.
Jason A Johnson
Last updated: 23 Aug 2014 14:05 GMT
The outlaw state of Israel, part II
Unconditional US support for the state of Israel has precluded a peace settlement and destabilised the Middle East.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 13:33 GMT
The outlaw state of Israel, part I
Since 1948 Israel has drawn a long list of military aggression, human rights violations and war crimes.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 13:30 GMT
How to Slay a Dragon
Could Guinea worm, a deadly parasite that has plagued humans for centuries, be eradicated in the next year?
Last updated: 24 Jul 2014 08:10 GMT
Egypt begins voting in presidential election
More than 53 million people are eligible to vote in the poll, amid opposition calls for nationwide boycott.
Last updated: 26 May 2014 20:47 GMT
Sudan's opposition: Same faces, same broken promises
Sudan's opposition has been running on the same political hamster wheel since 1989. Now, it's time for a change.
Dallia M Abdelmoniem
Last updated: 27 Apr 2014 07:54 GMT
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Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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