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The city council has made an agreement with the Home Office to identify 63 people from refugee camps in Lebanon and Iraq
Tens of thousands of refugees from war-ravaged countries in the Middle East are trying to reach Europe, fuelling a deadly cross-border smuggling trade
Kurdish fighters have reported numerous chemical attacks in both countries, possibly using mustard agents
Do the British people love Blair? Do they eat Blair chocolates and wear Blair pyjamas?
The UN refugee agency said 65,000 had been displaced since mid-January
The anti-war movement has an important case to make. But they know that this money-reward mechanism is surely not strengthening their argument
The latest attempt to make a citizen's arrest on Tony Blair is saluted by campaigner Peter Tatchell, who was beaten unconscious in his attempt to apprehend President Mugabe
A barman in a hip east London restaurant tried to arrest former prime minister Tony Blair on Friday night, saying he was performing the arrest over the decision to launch "an unprovoked war" against Iraq in 2003.
We have vastly better things to do with the money
There would be justifiable anger within the Sikh community
The only person arrested in the 13-month investigation into the murder of the al-Hilli family in France has been released from bail
Senior UK military and political figures could end up in the dock as 400 victims denounce 'systemic' use of torture and cruelty
Robert Gates also said Obama's national security team 'took micromanagement and operational meddling to a new level'
The organisation said it could no longer guarantee the figures would be accurate
A US woman involved in a plot to kill a Swedish artist who had allegedly offended Muslims has been jailed for 10 years.
As the wars in Iraq and Syria increasingly become one, Iraqi Prime Minister Nour al-Maliki must restore order before sectarianism worsens