How did three Danes end up being tortured in Lebanon?
At 15 Omar went to Guantanamo. Here's his story
19 Nov 2012 15:07 GMT | US & Canada, Canada
Across Canada, people have been learning how to grow and use marijuana, legally, for medical purposes.At the same time, the country is bringing in tougher anti-cannabis laws.Al Jazeera's Daniel Lak reports from Toronto, Canada.
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Voters give historic victories to controversial policies, including immigration reform and recreational marijuana use
Politics, US & Canada, United States
Two-week operation to purge an entire forest in northern California yields 680kgs of cannabis and more than 100 arrests.
Environment, US & Canada, United States
Changing climate, unpredictable rains dry out the land, threaten the pastoral way of life in Somaliland.
Poverty & Development, Environment, Africa
Tensions rise as Greeks from both side of the bailout debate take to the streets to withdraw money and express angst.
Politics, Europe, Greece
The world's biggest producer and consumer of the metal sees a golden opportunity to expand its pricing power.
Business & Economy, Asia, China
Normalised Cuba-US relations could result in a hybrid economic model blending socialism and entrepreneurial spirit.
Business & Economy, Communism, Politics
Warning from UNESCO comes as Syria's antiquities director says famous lion statue in Palmyra has been destroyed.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Syria, Iraq, ISIL
Greek government welcomes IMF's assessment, saying it "completely justifies" Athens' position on debt sustainability.
Business & Economy, Politics, Europe, Greece
After decades of tension and hostility between the two nations, has change finally come to US-Cuba relations?
As the Baku games close, we examine the challenges facing journalists; plus, Angola, Portugal and 'reverse colonialism'.
Media, Europe, Azerbaijan
How Brazil's football legend turned every Corinthians' match into a political meeting for democracy.
Politics, Football, Latin America
The ICC chief prosecutor discusses Sudan's president escaping justice in South Africa and alleged war crimes in Gaza.
Politics, ICC, South Africa