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CIA 'using Saudi base for drone strikes'
New York Times reveals existence of secret facility used for assassinations in Yemen, including that of Anwar al-Awlaki.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2013 00:37 GMT
US legal argument for drone strikes revealed
Leaked justice department memo outlines legal argument for justifying strikes against US citizens, bypassing courts.
Last updated: 06 Feb 2013 00:46 GMT
Kenya police face 'summary killing' claims
Critics say the global 'war on terror' has legalised a culture of impunity among the country's police forces.
Last updated: 25 Nov 2012 14:38 GMT
Kenya and its coastal discontents
Kenya must make serious commitments to unravel the economic grievances upon which the secessionist argument is based.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2012 07:29 GMT
Fear simmers in Mombasa after assassination
Days of rioting in Kenya followed the killing of controversial preacher, as local residents complain of police abuses.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2012 11:11 GMT
'Secret memo made case for Awlaki killing'
US media says memo argued it would be lawful to kill Yemen-based preacher only if not feasible to take him alive.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2011 05:38 GMT
Yemen youth want Saleh tried as criminal
Anti-government campaigners petition the UN to try their president at the International Criminal Court.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2011 10:06 GMT
US stands behind method of Awlaki killing
Analysts say recent wave of killings reflects an aggressive and controversial strategy to eliminate terror suspects.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2011 08:06 GMT
Chilling tips in al-Qaeda magazine
Yemen offshoot launches second edition of English publication with articles by wanted US cleric Anwar al-Awlaki.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2010 12:13 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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The rise and rise of Islamic music
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Jewish suffering, Palestinian suffering
Ukraine: A victim of Euro-Russian divide?
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
A temporary truce in Thai protests
Tensions ease between police and anti-government demonstrators as country pauses to observe king's birthday.
In Pictures: Troubled paradise of Kashmir
Kashmir's inherent beauty remains undiminished despite years of conflict that has swept the region.
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