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Kerry denies calling Israel 'apartheid state'
US secretary of state backs away from Israel "apartheid" remark, saying different word would have been more appropriate.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2014 07:21 GMT
Breeding terror in Guantanamo?
The harsh treatment of Guantanamo detainees fuels anti-American sentiment, writes author.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2013 12:34 GMT
US Senate passes bill to avoid shutdown
Bill to fund government operations from October 1 to November 15 passed and sent to House of Representatives.
Last updated: 27 Sep 2013 21:45 GMT
'Obamacare' attacked in marathon speech
US Senator Ted Cruz addresses Senate for 21 hours 19 minutes in bid to derail debate on healthcare.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2013 11:39 GMT
Republican hypocrisy on surveillance
Despite the clamour made by Republicans on government surveillance, they are reticent when Arab Americans are targeted.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2013 09:18 GMT
Grow up already
Kids hear a few bad words on TV and even forget about it, but channels don't - they fire anchors using "bad words".
Last updated: 11 May 2013 12:49 GMT
Obama to release more details on drone policy
US not ruling out strikes against Americans on US soil in circumstances akin to 9/11 attacks, attorney general says.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2013 04:04 GMT
Why I vote: Community action begins at the ballot
The Latino voting bloc is one of the most important in the nation, so it is time to get organised.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2012 13:20 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
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.
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In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
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