The UN refugee agency said 65,000 had been displaced since mid-January
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Saturday 06 July 2013
Home Office prepares to fly radical preacher out of the country on military flight
Abu Qatada deportation edges closer as Jordanian government publishes details of UK extradition treaty
Wednesday 03 July 2013
Agreement aims to allay fears that evidence extracted through torture will be used against the terror suspect
Friday 28 June 2013
Grand jury charges 19-year-old over twin explosions that killed three and injured more than 260 in US city on April 15
Thursday 20 June 2013
The treaty is expected to be ratified by Friday, removing the last hurdle in extraditing extremist cleric Abu Qatada
King of Jordan removes last hurdle as he approves treaty designed to trigger removal of radical cleric Abu Qatada from UK
Wednesday 19 June 2013
Agreement guarantees that torture evidence would not be used against 52-year-old
Tuesday 18 June 2013
Discussions over an Afghan peace deal look set to begin
G8 summit: William Hague says Britain must protect Syrian rebels from being 'exterminated' by Bashar al-Assad
Monday 17 June 2013
London Mayor rejects intervention over fear of putting 'weapons into the hands of maniacs'
Friday 14 June 2013
Qatada was convicted of terror charges in his absence in Jordan in 1999
Jordan removes last hurdle after approving treaty designed to trigger removal of radical cleric Abu Qatada from UK
Wednesday 12 June 2013
The Jordanian parliament has approved a treaty with the UK designed to trigger the removal of radical cleric Abu Qatada, the Home Office has said.
Kabul airport attack: Two Afghan civilians and seven Taliban killed as heavily-armed insurgents launch pre-dawn raid on Nato airport HQ
Monday 10 June 2013
At least seven attackers using rocket-propelled grenades, assault rifles and at least one large bomb were killed
'You never answer your phone, you don't file expenses and you miss important meetings': International terrorist Moktar Belmoktar receives dressing down from al-Qa'ida leadership in newly discovered letter
Wednesday 29 May 2013
Letter also denounces Belmoktar for failing to commit a single 'spectacular' terror attack in the Sahara desert
Monday 27 May 2013
The trio - all in their twenties - have been bailed to return to a south London police station, according to the Metropolitan Police
Wednesday 22 May 2013
Terror experts said that the murder is a "departure" from previous attacks and represents a "new round of terror threats in this country".
Thursday 16 May 2013
One child among the dead following attack that left 19 others injured
Sunday 12 May 2013
The radical cleric Abu Qatada has written to the Archbishop of Canterbury asking for a private meeting at Belmarsh prison. Abu Qatada is understood to have written to the Most Rev Justin Welby at Lambeth Palace recently, to ask him for a personal visit, even providing him with a prison visiting order.
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Crisis? What crisis? A visiting US doctor gives the NHS a rave review
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again. It would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Scottish Independence Referendum: Salmond described as 'arrogant, ambitious and dishonest' by Scottish women
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