They’ve been over here for 70 years, but the ‘opaque’ presence of our US allies worries many critics
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Monday 08 April 2013
She achieved great things in changing the economy, but it wasn’t necessary to push unemployment or interest rates that high
Monday 08 April 2013
Tourists peer through telescopes from the southern side of the demilitarised zone (DMZ), trying to catch a glimpse of life across the line that divides North and South Korea.
Friday 05 April 2013
South Koreans, who have seen it all before, are carrying on as normal
Monday 25 March 2013
The head of MI5, Sir Jonathan Evans, is to step down next month after being in charge at a time when the Service faced the rising threat of Islamist extremism.
Tuesday 19 March 2013
Foyle's War creator Anthony Horowitz says the current series of the detective drama will probably be his last.
Wednesday 13 March 2013
Steuart Pittman once described his job as among the most "unappetising, unappealing and unpopular" ever devised for man – having to endlessly warn of the horrors of a nuclear war, yet simultaneously to convince his fellow citizens that if they were prepared to live like troglodytes, the ordeal could be survived.
Tuesday 26 February 2013
The first time John Kerry was in Berlin, he was a boisterous boy of 10 risking his father’s diplomatic standing with clandestine bicycle rides into the Russian sector of the Cold War city.
Monday 25 February 2013
Tuesday 19 February 2013
Online security firm traces breaches to building occupied by Chinese military
Monday 18 February 2013
The meteor, which was travelling at around 33,000 mph rained down over the Ural Mountains last week
Thursday 14 February 2013
Plus, what the President didn't say in his State of the Union address
Friday 08 February 2013
The Drip's previous engagement with North Korea's Kim Jong Un has been to wonder at the boy-dictator's good looks. Now there's more serious matters afoot. A leader in this week's Economist raises concern that Mr Kim may be ready to host a nuclear test - and has been prophesying future war. Like father, like son.
Monday 04 February 2013
He worked for Republicans and Democrats at the same time – a situation now unthinkable
Bag a bargain: former RAF station - complete with high-security fence, underground bunker and a helipad - for sale on eBay
Friday 01 February 2013
A former RAF station - complete with its own helipad, bunker and high-security fence - has been put up for sale on the auction website eBay.
Monday 14 January 2013
North Korea is vowing to strengthen its war defences amid concerns the country may conduct a third nuclear test.
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 250,000 back our campaign
Senior British politicians tell David Cameron: When dead children are being washed up on beaches – it's time to act
Jeremy Corbyn calls Osama bin Laden's killing a 'tragedy' - but was it taken out of context?
If these extraordinarily powerful images of a dead Syrian child washed up on a beach don't change Europe's attitude to refugees, what will?
If you're not already angry about the refugee crisis, here's a history lesson to remind you why you really should be
Refugees welcome: More than 250,000 sign Independent petition calling for Britain to 'take its fair share'
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