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Paul Schemm

Paul Schemm

    Tunisia garners praise for new Constitution
    Tunisia garners praise for new Constitution
    Al-Qaeda gather strength in the desert after Mali defeat
    Al-Qaeda gather strength in the desert after Mali defeat
    Swathed in a white turban and robes, Eissa Abdel Majid sits in his militia barracks on the edge of the desert describing a losing...
    Deep Read: Another fright for Tunisia
    Deep Read: Another fright for Tunisia
    Thousands of hardcore Muslims chant against Jews. Youths rampage through cities at night in protest of "blasphemous" art. A sit-in by...
    Frontlines hard to find in Libya's struggle
    Frontlines hard to find in Libya's struggle
    Just 100km from Muammar Gaddafi's hometown, something didn't feel right.
    Bin Laden calls for jihad against Darfur peacekeepers
    Bin Laden calls for jihad against Darfur peacekeepers
    Al-Qaeda leader Osama Bin Laden called for a holy war against a proposed peacekeeping force in Sudan's war-torn region of Darfur in a message that...
    Egypt reform moves forward
    Egypt reform moves forward
    Three decades ago, millions of Egyptians took to the streets across the country to protest the government's removal of subsidies on basic commodities in an explosion of violence that shook the regime to its core and appeared to end any further talk of economic reform....
    Shattered Iraq limps into 2007
    Shattered Iraq limps into 2007
    A shattered Iraq limps into 2007 after a year in which a bloody insurgency escalated into brutal sectarian war, forcing Washington to contemplate a...
    Expert: Saddam's forces filled mass graves with children
    Expert: Saddam's forces filled mass graves with children
    Iraqi troops shot kneeling mothers and young children in the head and dumped them into mass graves by the score, a forensic expert told ousted...
    Saddam trial: 'We heard screaming and gunfire'
    Saddam trial: 'We heard screaming and gunfire'
    Saddam Hussein's troops drove truckloads of terrified Kurdish villagers into the desert and gunned them down by the hundreds, a witness told the...
    Bush in Baghdad for morale-boosting talks
    Bush in Baghdad for morale-boosting talks
    United States President George Bush arrived in Baghdad on Tuesday on a surprise five-hour visit in a bid to boost the new government of Prime...
    Bodies at Iraq desert crime scene have story to tell
    Bodies at Iraq desert crime scene have story to tell
    Draped in the traditional jackets and robes of southern Iraq, the skeletons lie in a grim tableau at the bottom of the sandy ditch, their jaws open...
    Saddam trial enters new phase with defence testimony
    Saddam trial enters new phase with defence testimony
    The trial of ousted Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein over the killing of Shi'ites in the 1980s began hearing on Tuesday the testimony of defence...