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US hands over last detainee in Iraq
Ali Musa Daqduq, suspected of plotting 2007 attack against US soldiers in Karbala, turned over to Iraqi government.
Last updated: 18 Dec 2011 05:46 GMT
Israeli settlers 'desecrate' West Bank mosque
Israeli PM terms the attack "a criminal act" and promises to act "decisively" against perpetrators.
Last updated: 07 Jun 2011 23:17 GMT
'Chinese hackers' break into Gmail accounts
Google says Gmail accounts of US officials and Chinese political activists were targeted in concerted hacking campaign.
Last updated: 02 Jun 2011 20:13 GMT
Washington fumbles Palestinian unity
America's stalwart support of Israel is once again derailing peace negotiations before they even start.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2011 17:35 GMT
Global pressure on Assad to end violence
UN secretary-general condemns violence against Syrian pro-democracy protesters as US and UK consider imposing sanctions.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2011 07:41 GMT
Obama administration mulls Syria sanctions
Assets of senior officials could be frozen and their businesses banned in US in order to ratchet up pressure on Assad.
Last updated: 25 Apr 2011 21:40 GMT
Haiti's former president set to return home
Aristide, who has lived in exile for seven years, gets passport amid US fears that he may disrupt forthcoming elections.
Last updated: 17 Mar 2011 21:16 GMT
Obama renews Sudan sanctions
US president's decision keeps pressure on Khartoum to hold referendum that could split the country in two, on time.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2010 20:20 GMT
Obama urges funds for Israel shield
US president asks Congress to back Israeli "Iron Dome" anti-missile system.
Last updated: 14 May 2010 05:40 GMT
US 'to resume' Haiti airlifts
Military resumes medical evacuations as relief agencies introduce coupons for aid.
Last updated: 01 Feb 2010 03:03 GMT
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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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American Muslims' ongoing civil rights fight
Muslims and Arabs in the US say they face discrimination in many areas of life, 13 years after the 9/11 attacks.
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