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Working the magic the 'terrorcrat' way
The terrorist outfit Mujahideen-e-Khalq (MEK) is now a 'democratic organisation'. Here's how they did it.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2012 07:13 GMT
Symptoms of the Bush-Obama presidency
A close look at the advisers whom Obama has chosen to save and sack reveal his true political personality.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2011 10:05 GMT
Iranian terrorist group has close US allies
The Mujahedin-e Khalq, which the US designates a terrorist group, has the backing of prominent American conservatives.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2011 15:00 GMT
Criminalising Palestinian solidarity
Campaigning against Israeli apartheid has resulted in 23 Palestinian solidarity activists facing US federal grand jury.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2011 12:31 GMT
US urged to probe torture claims
New UN expert on torture says US must conduct full investigation into detainee abuse abroad and hold those accountable.
Last updated: 16 Nov 2010 21:46 GMT
US official collapses during speech
Attorney-General Michael Mukasey "conscious and alert" after admission to hospital.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2008 14:46 GMT
Guantanamo trials 'to go ahead'
US attorney-general criticises ruling which backs detainees' constitutional rights.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2008 12:46 GMT
US refuses to rule on waterboarding
Attorney-general will not rule on legality of interrogation technique.
Last updated: 31 Jan 2008 21:20 GMT
New US attorney general confirmed
Michael Mukasey wins senate confirmation vote despite row over waterboarding.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2007 06:46 GMT
Torture row clouds Bush nominee
Critics say nominee for attorney general must clarify stand on "waterboarding".
Last updated: 02 Nov 2007 05:45 GMT
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