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19 Aug 2013 18:54 GMT | Politics, Human Rights, US & Canada, United States
In 2002, the Bush administration opened the military detention centre at Guantanamo.
Some 11 years later the Obama administration is still trying to figure out how to close it.
Al Jazeera's Rosalind Jordan reports.
Source: Al Jazeera
James Connell, a lawyer for one of five prisoners charged in the 9/11 attack, spent 12 hours inside classified camp.
US & Canada, Latin America, Cuba, United States
Critics say the UK's home secretary is using Muslims as a 'political punchbag' in a bid to shore up right-wing support.
Human Rights, Politics, Racism
2014 was the worst year in more than a decade for polio infections, with at least 306 new cases reported.
Polio, Asia, Pakistan
Recent court ruling finds police unit not guilty of rounding up and executing 42 Muslim men during 1987 communal riots.
Human Rights, India, Asia
Nigerians are flooding home for Saturday's vote, but fears of violence grow amid the too-close-to-call election.
Nigeria Decides, Nigeria, Africa
Yemen's president calls on rebels to surrender their arms and for their leaders to turn themselves in at Egypt meeting.
War & Conflict, Middle East, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Houthis
Voters brave sun, insecurity and queues but presidential election extended to Sunday in some areas after tech glitches.
Politics, Africa, Nigeria Decides, Nigeria, Boko Haram
It is a source of sustenance but also of tension and new political realities are now increasing uncertainty.
Egypt, Sudan, Middle East
A media post-mortem into the UK's surveillance report. Plus, why five years on in Argentina the media looks so familiar.
Media, Edward Snowden, Security
The untold story of how the Lebanese community overcame the odds and found their place in multicultural Australia.
Asia Pacific, Australia, Lebanon
How to keep a telenovela profitable and demanding sponsors happy while inspiring the production team to stay passionate.
Arts & Culture, Mexico, Latin America