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North Korea frees detained American man
Jeffrey Fowle, one of three US nationals arrested by communist state, flown home to Ohio by military jet after release.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2014 04:02 GMT
Botswana mounts crackdown on Sunday paper
Editor arrested after publishing story saying President Khama was involved in an accident while driving alone at night.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2014 16:06 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
US demands Israeli release of American teen
Israel's continued detention of teenager is raising US awareness of the plight of Palestinians.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2014 09:10 GMT
US: Arms to Israel were scrutinised over Gaza
State Department says US tightened its oversight on arms shipments to ally Israel during the bombardment of Gaza.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2014 03:03 GMT
Five killed in clashes over Nagorno Karabakh
Four Azeri soldiers and an ethnic Armenian soldier die during fighting near disputed region amid increasing tensions.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2014 06:56 GMT
US evacuates Libya embassy as fighting rages
Washington suspends mission in Tripoli for second time in three years as rival militias battle in capital's streets.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2014 02:51 GMT
Tehran 'detains three US-Iranian journalists'
Committee to Protect Journalists demands release of four people, including Washington Post reporter, believed detained.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2014 01:42 GMT
S Sudan truce crumbles amid renewed clashes
Fighting continued over the town of Nasir for the second day in the largest offensive since May truce.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2014 10:35 GMT
Iraqi PM offers amnesty to rebel Sunni tribes
Maliki says rebel call for new caliphate threatens entire region as deadly clashes erupt in Shia holy city of Karbala.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2014 09:28 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
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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
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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