Barack Obama

President Barack Obama

Obama seeks $500m to train 'moderate' Syrian opposition

One-Minute Read
Fri 27 Jun, AT 09:21

White House searches for effective alternatives to jihadist army active in Syria and Iraq

Mexico manager Miguel Herrera

Mexican coach becomes a hero, as Villa ends career in tears

Summary
Tue 24 Jun, AT 12:09

World Cup whispers: crazy coaches, amorous armadillos and centre-Barack Obama

The Mole

If US helps fight Isis, it could mean targeting British citizens

Fri 13 Jun, AT 10:32
The Mole

Government under pressure to do something about British jihadists joining Islamist takeover campaign

Hillary memoir extract fuels White House rumours

One-Minute Read
Sat 7 Jun, AT 08:17

Hillary Clinton distances herself from Obama, saying she favoured intervention in Syria

Allied paratroopers during WWII

D-Day veteran of 89 repeats parachute jump into France

One-Minute Read
Fri 6 Jun, AT 09:41

Jock Hutton arrived in Normandy for the D-Day commemorations as he did in 1944 – by parachute

Taliban video showing Sgt Bowe Bergdahl being handed over to US forces

Bowe Bergdahl: just a deserter, or did he try to join Taliban?

News
Thu 5 Jun, AT 12:13

Pressure builds on Barack Obama as more rumours swirl about the motives of Bowe Bergdahl

Taliban video showing Sgt Bowe Bergdahl being handed over to US forces

Bowe Bergdahl was locked in shark cage as punishment

One-Minute Read
Mon 9 Jun, AT 14:42

Returned prisoner refuses to speak to family and objects to hospital staff calling him 'sergeant'

Charles Laurence

Why are so many US special forces deployed across Africa?

Wed 28 May, AT 10:00
Charles Laurence

'War on terror' changes gear: Obama is due to explain his new foreign policy at West Point today

Don Brind

Is Ed Miliband a 'nebbish'? Or will he have the last laugh?

Mon 19 May, AT 09:25
Don Brind

Ed is nowhere near as unpopular as Gordon Brown – and Cameron was unable to knock him out

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