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The historical events that led to the ongoing war
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
After their son vanished, a Mexican family sought asylum in the US - but since then has been locked in detention camps.
Human Rights, War & Conflict, Latin America
Greece's new left-wing government wants to abolish detention centres for migrants who entered illegally.
Human Rights, Europe, Greece
Country's rapid urban expansion brings an increase in sand mining - and concerns over ecological destruction.
Poverty & Development, Politics, Environment
Derelict oilfield caught in a war zone contaminating drinking water and threatening tens of thousands of civilian lives.
Environment, Humanitarian crises, War & Conflict
UN-backed talks start in Rabat, hours after airplanes bomb airport in Tripoli amid continuing conflict.
Politics, War & Conflict, Middle East, Libya, UN
Witnesses say many children among the dead, as armed group attacks northeastern village of Njaba.
War & Conflict, Nigeria
One of India's biggest movie stars discusses his latest projects, his relationship with his fans, and politics in India.
Arts & Culture, Asia, Cinema
The untold story of how the Lebanese community overcame the odds and found their place in multicultural Australia.
Asia Pacific, Australia, Lebanon
After decades of corrupt rule, will a Chinese community's remarkable experiment in grassroots democracy succeed?
Politics, Asia, China
The history of modern Syria is offering an intriguing and incisive perspective on the current war in the country.
War & Conflict, Politics, Syria