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Wikipedia founder calls Edward Snowden a hero
Exclusive: Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales calls Edward Snowden - “History will judge him very favourably.”
Last updated: 25 Nov 2013 14:49 GMT
Blame it on the French
What are France's motives in undermining a crucial deal between Iran and P5+1?
Last updated: 12 Nov 2013 09:37 GMT
Report: Medics complicit in CIA prison abuse
Independent study says doctors and nurses aided in torture of US prisoners in Afghanistan, Guantanamo and CIA prisons.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2013 02:41 GMT
Saudi to reassess relations with US: report
Head of intelligence, Bandar bin Sultan, reportedly says there will be a "major shift" in relations with US.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2013 10:40 GMT
Q&A: Former UN climate chief on its perils
Yvo de Boer discusses global warming, warning that humanity is "hanging by its fingertips".
Last updated: 11 Oct 2013 10:11 GMT
Millions join Obama healthcare plan in US
Millions of Americans subscribe to President Obama's health care reform amid government shutdown.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2013 13:09 GMT
The US beyond Syria: A reluctant empire?
Empire examines the role of the US in the Middle East as it contemplates its future and fate in the region.
Empire - US Beyond Syria
Last updated: 03 Oct 2013 15:57 GMT
Can the US get its house in order?
We examine what is behind the political standoff in Washington that led to a partial shutdown.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2013 13:03 GMT
Make a deal with Rouhani: Iran has hawks too
Much is to be gained from a US rapprochement with Iran, but the window of opportunity is small and sceptics many.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2013 10:56 GMT
At Guantanamo, a microcosm of the surveillance state
The military trials have been discredited by charges of tampering and monitoring of defence files, the author writes.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2013 10:05 GMT
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