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Obama backs Allen as Petraeus inquiry widens
White House "has faith" in commander of US forces in Afghanistan after he is accused of "inappropriate communications".
Last updated: 14 Nov 2012 09:20 GMT
Top US commander roped into CIA sex scandal
Pentagon says head of US forces in Afghanistan John Allen under investigation as CIA sex scandal widens.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2012 00:29 GMT
Senior US general linked to Petraeus scandal
Pentagon questions top US commander in Afghanistan for alleged "inappropriate" emails with woman implicated in case.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2012 11:25 GMT
US toll mounts in Iraq
US troops in Iraq lost 77 men in May – the highest toll since January - with the US military admitting that daily attacks have doubled in recent weeks.
Last updated: 31 May 2005 22:47 GMT
Defiant soldiers disciplined in Iraq
The US military in Iraq has disciplined 18 soldiers who refused to go out on a transport convoy they thought was too dangerous, but the reservists will not face a court martial, a military spokesman said.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2004 13:25 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
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
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
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