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US urges South Sudan to free last detainees
Seven of 11 political figures the government accused of plotting a coup have been freed but four are still being held.
Last updated: 31 Jan 2014 03:22 GMT
American schools in India under visa scrutiny
Reports saying school asked teachers to be "economical with truth" prompt official investigation amid diplomatic spat.
Last updated: 17 Jan 2014 06:09 GMT
US returns antiques to India in peace gesture
Return of stolen antique sculptures viewed as step to repair ties strained after arrest and expulsion of Indian envoy.
Last updated: 16 Jan 2014 05:25 GMT
Middle East's shifting alignments
Split over Egypt crackdown underscores growing policy differences between US and some longtime regional allies.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2013 07:16 GMT
US cancels major military exercise with Egypt
President Barack Obama scraps biennial Bright Star exercises, but no word on changes to $1.3bn in US military aid.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2013 01:18 GMT
Diplomats: Egypt could have avoided bloodshed
Some western mediators believe a compromise had been possible, but was nixed by hard-liners in Cairo.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2013 10:58 GMT
Cairo crackdown follows failed negotiation
Talks brokered by international envoys and local political leaders proved inconclusive.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2013 13:33 GMT
Morsi's wife in surprise show at Egypt rally
Naglaa Mahmoud tells thousands of her husband's supporters celebrating Eid that the deposed president is "coming back".
Last updated: 09 Aug 2013 05:32 GMT
Egypt sides told to end 'dangerous stalemate'
US and EU warn political deadlock "holds risk of more bloodshed" as interim government says diplomacy phase has ended.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2013 10:24 GMT
Envoys step up efforts to defuse Egypt crisis
US senators John McCain and Lindsay Graham are expected to begin a fresh round of shuttle diplomacy in Cairo.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2013 13:00 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.
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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 ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
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In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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