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Friday 26 April 2013
But PM said it was unlikely it would lead to British troops on the ground
John Kerry says Assad's Syria regime HAS used sarin chemical weapons against rebels - despite Barack Obama insisting that was a 'red line' for US
Thursday 25 April 2013
Chuck Hagel and John Kerry reveal nerve gas has been used – but they will not invade for now
Friday 05 April 2013
Hollywood heroes Gerard Butler and Aaron Eckhart dropped in to see British troops last night, ahead of a special screening of their new movie.
Thursday 04 April 2013
Barack Obama is to forgo 5 per cent of his official salary in a move designed to show common cause with government workers hit by the so-called sequestration – budget cuts that are eliminating overtime for some and forcing others to take an unpaid leave of absence.
Thursday 04 April 2013
Gerard Butler tonight joked he did not think his new action film would have been as exciting set in Downing Street.
Tuesday 19 March 2013
Yesterday Hilary Clinton announced a u-turn in her personal beliefs on gay marriage - she's now in favour - sparking more rumours that a 2016 run at the Presidency is in her sights. But what took the former VP so long to switch over?
Friday 08 March 2013
Less than three months on from the tragic massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School and the fervent calls for gun control that followed, a small Georgia town is on the cusp of approving a measure mandating gun ownership for every household.
Thursday 28 February 2013
Increasingly partisan infighting on Capitol Hill has seen the deadline to avert $85bn in automatic budget cuts pass without accord
Wednesday 20 February 2013
US General John Allen, who oversaw the Nato war effort in Afghanistan until earlier this month, has decided to retire instead of pursuing his nomination as head of the military alliance.
Monday 18 February 2013
Three apparent breaches of a no-fly zone above President Barack Obama’s holiday spot along Florida’s Atlantic coastline are being investigated by the Federal Aviation Administration.
Guns, immigration and climate change: Barack Obama is determined to deliver on the tricky issues this term
Monday 11 February 2013
President to announce he will push ahead with his promises in State of the Union
Sunday 03 February 2013
One might imagine the last thing that Barack Obama’s advisers would want as he pushes for tighter gun laws is for the President to be seen with a shotgun wedged against his shoulder.
Tuesday 29 January 2013
British American Tobacco, the cigarette maker, scored a coup by appointing one of the world's most famous doctors to its board.
Wednesday 23 January 2013
The woman who unwittingly brought down General David Petraeus has broken her silence to reject “outrageous” claims that she exchanged 30,000 emails with a second top officer.
Gun control, terrorism, gay rights and climate change: Obama sets out his bold battle plan for the next four years
Monday 21 January 2013
President’s uncompromising address threw down gauntlet to the Republicans
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
Britain to take more refugees as Cameron bows to pressure after more than 100,000 back our campaign
Theresa May says migrants should be banned from entering the UK unless they have jobs lined up
- 3 Make your voice heard: Sign The Independent's petition to welcome refugees
- 4 Refugee crisis: Aylan's life was full of fear - in death, he is part of 'humanity washed ashore'
- 5 German police forced to ask public to stop bringing donations for refugees arriving by train