Jade Caducci

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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 …

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

Lebanon to take airspace violations to UN

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 security officials said on Sunday.<p>Lebanon's National News Agency reported …

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__=1518124718_b18a3931b15d4c656d06fdc0d23d5fa4<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> …

Middle East

Projecting power and persuading people | US & Canada

<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 exhibition at the British Library is attempting to expose how states have used propaganda to exert influence over our …

Syria rebels battle Hezbollah in Lebanon

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 Sunday, saying that about 15 rebels had also been killed in the violence, east of Baalbek in the Bekaa …

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

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 remains. <br>On May 30, the UN Secretary-General's High-Level Panel on the Post-2015 Development Agenda released …

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 …

Africa

Former political prisoner defends Manning

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 than 700,000 documents to WikiLeaks, an anti-secrecy website.<p>He has admitted leaking intelligence documents, …