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Country Profile: Liberia
Background on the politics, economy and foreign relations of Liberia.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2011 09:22 GMT
Sirleaf: A controversial laureate?
Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is by no means a saint - but she still deserves the Nobel Peace Prize.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2011 12:04 GMT
Liberia: A time to change perceptions?
After years of civil war, has the West African country cultivated enough democratic values to usher in a new era?
Last updated: 11 Oct 2011 10:24 GMT
Profile: Leymah Gbowee
A social worker by profession, the activist won the Nobel for bringing Liberian women together to press for peace.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2011 11:58 GMT
Profile: Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf
Africa's first elected female president wins the Nobel Peace Prize in time for a boost in her re-election campaign.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2011 11:05 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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The grand failure of Israeli hasbara
The five deadly sins of US foreign policy
Indonesia: Prabowo's last stand
The outlaw state of Israel, part II
Exposing the great 'poverty reduction' lie
Why aren't college presidents writing letters of concern about Salaita?
In Pictures: Manipur's 'custodial killings'
Irom Sharmila's release has once again put focus on extra-judicial deaths at hands of army in northeastern Indian state.
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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