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Judge rejects Gitmo warden's al-Qaeda fears
Al Jazeera marks victory for transparency after US judge orders Guantanamo warden's statement unsealed.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2013 15:15 GMT
Gitmo warden details fear of attack on base
In response to a legal filing by Al Jazeera, the US government argues for continued secrecy.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2013 16:20 GMT
Al-Qaeda might attack Guantanamo, claims US
Government lawyers seemingly unknowingly release information they say should remain secret.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2013 09:33 GMT
Guantanamo genital searches to continue
Court allows 'religiously and culturally abhorrent' practice after Obama administration appeal
Last updated: 19 Jul 2013 11:12 GMT
US to resume Guantanamo genital searches
Court overturns full body inspections ban and gives government time to appeal against original ruling.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2013 12:59 GMT
US orders Iran to pay for 1983 Lebanon attack
Federal judge in Washington rules Tehran should pay $813m in damages to families of US soldiers killed in Beirut blast.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2012 09:48 GMT
US court lifts stem cell research ban
Court ruling means government funding can now be used for embryonic stem cell research, handing huge victory to Obama.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2011 09:10 GMT
Court allows US stem cell funding
Appeals court ends ban on federal funding for stem cell research pending the outcome of a legality challenge.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2010 03:03 GMT
US lifts stem cell funding ban
Appeals court temporarily allows funding for research into human embryonic stem cells.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2010 19:09 GMT
Obama to appeal stem cell ruling
US government to file for lifting of temporary ban on federal research funding.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2010 01:49 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
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Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Cuba's war on Ebola
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