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Amnesty slams US over Afghan civilian deaths
A new report by Amnesty International looks at civilian casualties by US troops and the ongoing lack of accountability.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2014 11:48 GMT
The tip of the spear: US Special Operations Forces
The rise of SOCOM - to train proxy forces in all the places where US projects its power - is alarming.
Last updated: 29 Mar 2013 09:06 GMT
The golden age of special operations
Obama's focus on special ops and secret drone wars open the door to an imperial presidency with no accountability.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2012 07:26 GMT
Time's 'protester': Veiling luminance
The author attempts to deconstruct Time magazine's naming of 'the protester' as person of the year.
Last updated: 02 Jan 2012 18:32 GMT
Time names protesters 'Person of the Year'
Magazine honours all the protesters, inspired by the Arab Spring, who took to the streets in 2011 to demand change.
Last updated: 14 Dec 2011 22:06 GMT
US tries to block release of bin Laden images
Obama administration contends release would harm national security in response to freedom of information request.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2011 09:33 GMT
The US military's secret military
Special US commandos are deployed in about 75 countries around the world - and that number is expected to grow.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2011 06:05 GMT
Obama chains himself to Bush terror policies
The treatment of Ahmed Warsame shows little has changed for detainees captured overseas by the US.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2011 14:09 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'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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Ebola in Sierra Leone is not just a health crisis
North Korea: An 'act of war' over a movie?
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