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Joe Penney

In Pictures

In pictures: Mali after the coup

Pictures of life in Bamako as citizens begin to rebuild the country in the aftermath of last month's tumultuous events.

Politics

Clinton, counter-insurgency and hegemony

60 years ago, the Philippines signed a defence treaty with the US, and has been backing US wars ever since.

Politics

The 'War on Terror' rages in the Philippines

In 2002, the US launched Operation Enduring Freedom-Philippines; nine years later, the campaign there continues.