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Iran President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in helicopter scare

<b>A helicopter carrying Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and a group of government officials has been forced to make an emergency landing in a mountainous region in northern Iran.</b><p>No-one was hurt in the incident on Sunday, the president's website said.<p>The pilot reportedly managed to land the …

Lebanon to take airspace violations to UN

Foreign minister set to file complaint over repeated violations by Israel.<p>Lebanon's foreign minister is set to to file a complaint with the UN over Israeli violations of his country's airspace.<p>The Israeli air force has intensified low-flying sorties over Lebanese airspace including Beirut, Lebanese …

US woman Nicole Mansfield 'brainwashed' into Syria fight

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/983000/983154_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534446820_8d717cfdeb9fe0abeec0290f2b3f8e7e<p><b>She was an American woman, who lived in suburban Michigan, so how did Nicole Lynn Mansfield, 33, end up dying in Syria, caught up in a conflict,</b> …

Projecting power and persuading people

Exhibition reveals history of propaganda and some of the myriad ways governments attempt to influence our behaviour.<p><b>London, United Kingdom -</b> From coins bearing images of ancient Greek monarchs, via world wars and clashes of ideology to our modern obsession with social media, an ambitious new …

Syria rebels battle Hezbollah in Lebanon

Several killed as Lebanese fighters clash with Syrian rebels in first face-to-face confrontation inside Lebanon.<p>At least one member of Lebanon's Hezbollah group has been killed overnight in clashes with Syrian rebels in Lebanon's eastern border region.<p>Lebanese security sources reported the death on …

Women's rights are human rights - now more than ever

To eradicate poverty and to achieve sustainable development, countries must first achieve gender equality.<p>In 1995, then-US First Lady Hillary Clinton said: "Women's rights are human rights" at the UN Conference on Women in Beijing. Almost 20 years later, the challenge of ensuring women's rights …

Libya: Gaddafi-linked assets worth $1bn 'in South Africa'

<b>South African officials are investigating claims ex-Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi and his family stashed $1bn (£600m) in assets in the country.</b><p>Libya has reportedly called for help in repatriating diamonds, gold and cash.<p>The assets were being held by four banks and security companies in South …

Former political prisoner defends Manning

Sarah Shourd, who spent more than a year in solitary confinement in Iran, calls for Bradley Manning's release.<p>Bradley Manning, the American soldier accused of the biggest leak of classified information in US history, is facing trial on Monday.<p>The 25-year-old soldier is charged with providing more …