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Iran releases US men jailed as spies
Josh Fattal and Shane Bauer, two US citizens jailed in Iran as spies, freed from Tehran prison on $1m bail.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2011 20:22 GMT
Iran convicts US 'hikers' as spies
Americans Shane Bauer and Josh Fattal were sentenced to eight years in prison for illegal entry and espionage.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2011 06:56 GMT
Iran to 'rule soon on US spy suspects'
Court to issue verdict on August 7 over two Americans arrested on unmarked border, lawyer says after hearing on Sunday.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2011 08:40 GMT
Iran opens trial of US 'hikers'
The Americans were held on suspicion of spying when they crossed the border along the mountains of northern Iraq.
Last updated: 06 Feb 2011 11:41 GMT
US mothers fail to win Iran release
Accused spies get reunion but not freedom as US forces release two Iranians in Iraq.
Last updated: 22 May 2010 02:16 GMT
Mothers ask Iran to free US hikers
US hikers imprisoned in Iran reunite with mothers for the first time in ten months.
Last updated: 20 May 2010 15:37 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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