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After nearly nine years of war, the last convoy of US troops left Iraq, completing their withdrawal from the country. About 100 armoured vehicles carrying 500 soldiers crossed the southern Iraqi border into Kuwait overnight. (photo, from bbcimg.co.uk) (more…)

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The United States of America marked the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks which killed almost 3,000 people (photo, from tf1.fr). Ten years ago nineteen terrorists hijacked four airliners and crashed them into the World Trade Center in New York, the Pentagon and a Pennsylvania field. (more…)

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US President Barack Obama (photo, from bbcimg.co.uk) gave a key speech at the State Department in Washington on Thursday, in which he developed his vision of the future for the American diplomacy in the Middle East and North Africa. (more…)

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US forces in Pakistan killed Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden at a compound near Islamabad, president Barack Obama announced on TV late on Sunday (photo, from nytimes.com). (more…)

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The widely expected announcement came on Monday, when US president Barack Obama (photo, from aljazeera.net) said that in 2012 he wants to stand for a second term in office. (more…)

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The two-year freeze on controversial military trials for detainees at the Guantanamo Bay prison (photo, from aljazeera.net) has been lifted by Barack Obama on Monday. (more…)

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Amid the continuing row over a small church’s plan to burn copies of the Quran, the american president issued a plea for religious tolerance.

Even though the church’s pastor Terry Jones (photo, from nydailynews.com) has put his plans on hold, they have sparked international outrage. (more…)

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