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Monday 11 February 2008
The US Defence Secretary, Robert Gates, appealed directly to Europeans yesterday to support the war in Afghanistan, warning that violence and terrorism would increase if Nato was defeated there.
Friday 08 February 2008
Afghanistan's President has promised justice for Sayed Pervez Kambaksh, raising hopes that the condemned student journalist will be freed.
Sunday 03 February 2008
The growing crisis in Afghanistan is expected to come into the open this week as Nato allies argue over troop reinforcements and the US Secretary of State, Condoleezza Rice, visits London to seek a new UN "super-envoy", after Kabul rejected the choice of Lord Ashdown.
Saturday 02 February 2008
Fears that Afghanistan was beginning to slip from the world's attention have been dispelled by a combination of savage reports on conditions in the country and a growing rift between the allies on how to pursue the war.
Saturday 02 February 2008
A bitter diplomatic row between Germany and the United States deepened yesterday after Berlin flatly rejected demands from Washington that it deploy troops in war-torn southern Afghanistan and angrily dismissed the request as "impertinent" and a "fantastic cheek".
Thursday 23 November 2006
A record number of gay men were diagnosed with HIV last year, fuelling concerns that a dangerous complacency has set in about the virus that causes Aids.
Tuesday 13 May 1997
Tuesday 07 November 1995
Wednesday 22 June 1994
Return of the cold warriors: The CIA should have been horrified at the recent discovery of a top-level mole within its ranks. Instead, the agency seems jubilant. Paradoxically, proof of the continued activity of Russian spies is being used by the CIA as much-needed justification for its existence
Sunday 06 March 1994
Thursday 24 February 1994
KGB 'recruited hundreds' of American spies: Author says Soviet Union penetrated top levels of US government
Thursday 19 August 1993
Sunday 02 May 1993
Tuesday 12 January 1993
Monday 28 December 1992
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