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Iran to 'rule soon on US spy suspects'
Court to issue verdict on August 7 over two Americans arrested on unmarked border, lawyer says after hearing on Sunday.
Last updated: 31 Jul 2011 08:40 GMT
Iran claims to break up CIA spy network
Network of "spies" controlled through US embassies in the United Arab Emirates, Turkey and Malaysia, ministry says.
Last updated: 21 May 2011 12:14 GMT
Iran postpones American 'hikers' trial
Pair, detained after allegedly crossing Iranian border, have been held on espionage charges for nearly two years.
Last updated: 11 May 2011 05:37 GMT
Oman protests resume
Dozens stage sit-in to demand probes into alleged abuses after clashes with security forces left at least one dead.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2011 14:56 GMT
Iran opens trial of US 'hikers'
The Americans were held on suspicion of spying when they crossed the border along the mountains of northern Iraq.
Last updated: 06 Feb 2011 11:41 GMT
Iran 'detains US woman on spying'
State media says authorities arrest 55-year-old woman who entered the country without visa and with "spying equipment".
Last updated: 06 Jan 2011 10:37 GMT
Iran charges Germans with spying
Two German journalists accused of spying after seeking to interview son of Iranian woman sentenced to death by stoning.
Last updated: 16 Nov 2010 15:34 GMT
Iran to try 'US spy suspects'
Americans detained near border with northern Iraq will be charged with espionage and entering the country illegally.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2010 11:55 GMT
Oman mediating in 'hikers' case
An Omani delegation is working to secure the release of two American "hikers" imprisoned in Iran.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2010 11:58 GMT
Iran says US captives can be freed
President Ahmadinejad says the two US detainees in Iran can be released but it is up to the court to decide.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2010 21:48 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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