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Christian Lowe

Christian Lowe

    ​Aleppo victory won’t end Syrian war, says al-Assad
    ​Aleppo victory won’t end Syrian war, says al-Assad
    Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said a victory for his army in the city of Aleppo would be a “huge step” towards ending the country’s...
    Poland investigation into secret CIA prisons loses steam
    Poland investigation into secret CIA prisons loses steam
    Lawyers for two men who say they were held illegally in a secret CIA jail on Polish territory argue that a landmark criminal investigation into the...
    The winds of change blow in Algeria
    The winds of change blow in Algeria
    When Moncef Marzouki, a former dissident transformed by the Arab Spring into Tunisia's president, paid an official visit to Algeria on Sunday, red...
    Algerian Islamist leader warns govt to keep polls above board
    Algerian Islamist leader warns govt to keep polls above board
    Algeria's government will ignite an explosion of unrest if it tries to rig a parliamentary election in May to keep its grip on power, according to...
    Islamist moderates ahead as Tunisia counts votes
    Islamist moderates ahead as Tunisia counts votes
    Moderate Islamists said on Monday their party appeared to be ahead in Tunisia's first free election since an uprising earlier this year that set...
    Huge turnout in Tunisia's Arab Spring election
    Huge turnout in Tunisia's Arab Spring election
    Tunisian voters poured into polling stations to vote on Sunday in their country's first free election, 10 months after a vegetable seller set fire...
    Libyan army convoy makes tracks in the desert
    Libyan army convoy makes tracks in the desert
    Scores of Libyan army vehicles have crossed the desert frontier into Niger in what may be a dramatic, secretly negotiated bid by Muammar Gaddafi to...
    Muammar's men leave uniforms ... and a Scud
    Muammar's men leave uniforms ... and a Scud
    When Muammar Gaddafi's soldiers fled this corner of a field outside Tripoli where they were camped, they left behind their army fatigues, a can of...
    NTC pledge democracy as they win Gaddafi billions
    NTC pledge democracy as they win Gaddafi billions
    Libya's new leadership reaffirmed its commitment to democracy on Friday and worked on its priorities for spending billions of dollars released from...
    Police fire shots to disperse new Tunis protest
    Police fire shots to disperse new Tunis protest
    Tunisian police fired shots into the air on Thursday to try to disperse hundreds of protesters demanding that ministers associated with the rule of...
    Tunisia prime minister to announce new govt
    Tunisia prime minister to announce new govt
    Tunisia's prime minister promised to announce a new coalition government on Monday, hoping to maintain the momentum of political progress to ward...
    Tunisia forces fight presidential guards at palace
    Tunisia forces fight presidential guards at palace
    Tunisian special forces fought a heavy gun battle with members of the ousted president's security force on Sunday, a military source said, and the...