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Chris McGreal

Chris McGreal

    'I won everything': How Trump is impressing voters of all stripes
    'I won everything': How Trump is impressing voters of all stripes
    The Republican frontrunner has bragged about picking up support in nearly every demographic – and he’s not far off base.
    Palestinian flag raised at the UN: Symbol of 'hope' no substitute for a state
    Palestinian flag raised at the UN: Symbol of 'hope' no substitute for a state
    There was much talk of ‘hope’ as the Palestinian flag was raised for the first time over the United Nations. Hope for what, though, was up in the air.
    Psychobabble and the Middle East
    Psychobabble and the Middle East
    The anti-Obama sentiment of former ambassador Michael Oren lays bare Israel's feeling of betrayal by the US.
    Fear and bluster in Congress
    Fear and bluster in Congress
    Netanyahu condemned US nuclear talks with Iran, but Obama hit back at his empty rhetoric.
    Obama snubs Netanyahu to hamper re-election
    Obama snubs Netanyahu to hamper re-election
    The White House is making its anger clear about the Israeli leader's intention to attack US-Iran policy.
    Legalise marijuana campaign on a roll in US
    Legalise marijuana campaign on a roll in US
    Dagga laws are loosening up in the United States, and campaigners believe this trend will continue.
    US counters Sino-African trade boom
    US counters Sino-African trade boom
    The summit of African leaders was used by President Barack Obama as a platform for enthusiastic economic promises.
    US counters Sino-African trade boom
    US counters Sino-African trade boom
    US President Barack Obama has used the Washington summit of African leaders as a platform for enthusiastic economic promises.
    US versus them, this time in Africa
    US versus them, this time in Africa
    Nigeria is wary of American aid, for fear the US military may gain a foothold in the country.
    How Africa has changed in Mandela's lifetime
    How Africa has changed in Mandela's lifetime
    Nelson Mandela's life spanned the continent's transition from colonialism to independence as the white powers that ruled it were forced out.
    No kid gloves for Obama in Israel
    No kid gloves for Obama in Israel
    United States President Barack Obama made his first official visit to Israel this week, amid warnings from some of Israel's leading supporters.