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Lee Keath

Lee Keath

    Amnesty head on the death of Saudi King Abdullah: Don't forget Raef Badawi
    Amnesty head on the death of Saudi King Abdullah: Don't forget Raef Badawi
    As the world's powerful mourn deceased Saudi King Abdullah, Amnesty International head Salil Shetty said on Friday that the horrors...
    Egypt's al-Zawahr likely to succeed Bin Laden
    Egypt's al-Zawahr likely to succeed Bin Laden
    For years, Osama bin Laden's charisma kept al-Qaeda's ranks filled with zealous recruits.
    Nobel winner Naguib Mahfouz dies in Cairo
    Nobel winner Naguib Mahfouz dies in Cairo
    Naguib Mahfouz, who became the first Arab writer to win the Nobel Prize for Literature and who was later stabbed by an Islamic militant who accused...
    Bin Laden defends attacks on Shi'ites in Iraq
    Bin Laden defends attacks on Shi'ites in Iraq
    Osama bin Laden has defended attacks by Abu Musab al-Zarqawi against civilians, saying in a taped web message on Friday that the Jordanian militant...
    Shi'ite alliance nominates new Iraq prime minister
    Shi'ite alliance nominates new Iraq prime minister
    The Shi'ite alliance nominated a tough-talking Shi'ite politician, Jawad al-Maliki, as prime minister in a move that breaks the long impasse over...
    More than 20 killed in new Baghdad violence
    More than 20 killed in new Baghdad violence
    An insurgent blew up his car in a Baghdad square, killing four people in the first significant suicide bombing in the capital in weeks. More than...
    Insurgents threaten to burn hostages
    Insurgents threaten to burn hostages
    Eight South Koreans and three Japanese were kidnapped by insurgents in Iraq, and captors armed with automatic rifles and swords threatened on...