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Turkish police caught in middle of war between Erdoğan and former ally Gülen

Some officers welcome crackdown on shadowy network around exiled cleric but stress it should not serve to legitimise corruption<p>Türker Yilmaz* was not long into his police academy training when he realised how the system worked. The good jobs, the better pay, the promotion prospects all depended on …

Congolese warlord to face war crimes hearing

A Congolese warlord facing 18 counts, including war crimes and crimes against humanity, is due to appear before the International Criminal Court today for a confirmation of charges hearing.<p>Bosco Ntaganda allegedly committed the crimes in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) between September …

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US relaxes strict rules on potential immigrants with limited terrorist links

• First action by Obama on immigration since State of Union • Automatic bar lifted for giving ‘limited material support’<p>The Obama administration has eased the rules for would-be asylum-seekers, refugees and others who hope to come to or stay in the US and who gave “limited” support to terrorists or …