Britain’s ambassador, Sir Mark Lyall Grant, puts forward draft resolution calling on UN member states 'to prevent terrorists from benefiting directly or indirectly from ransom payments'
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Thursday 11 October 2012
Police warned of a possible terrorist threat to dignitaries commemorating tomorrow's 10th anniversary of the Bali bombings and raised the country's security alert to its highest level.
Wednesday 10 October 2012
Jonathan Brown on the extraordinary double life of motorcycling outdoor pursuits enthusiast Morten Storm
Sunday 07 October 2012
Philippine president Benigno Aquino III said his government has reached a preliminary peace agreement with the country's largest Muslim rebel group in a major breakthrough toward ending a decades-long insurgency.
Tuesday 02 October 2012
Former hostage John McCarthy has voiced his concern over violent scenes in Homeland, the hit drama about a US war hero turned by al Qaida, and dubbed part of the show's plot "ridiculous".
Monday 01 October 2012
Bombs striking Shia neighbourhoods, security forces and other targets across Iraq killed at least 26 people yesterday.
Saturday 29 September 2012
Somalia's Al-Shabaab rebels withdrew from their last major bastion of Kismayu overnight, the group and residents said, a day after Kenyan and Somali government forces attacked the southern port.
Wednesday 22 August 2012
Given exclusive access to Assad troops in the frontline in Aleppo, Robert Fisk reports
Monday 20 August 2012
The UN special rapporteur on human rights to urge establishing a mechanism to investigate such killings
Thursday 16 August 2012
At least 15 people have been killed and dozens wounded when militants launched attacks in central and northern Iraq, the latest wave of strikes aimed at undermining the government's authority.
Thursday 16 August 2012
Young British Muslims are in danger of being radicalised by the conflict in Syria, an MP has warned.
Tuesday 14 August 2012
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