Child given an oral vaccine

Why is the WHO declaring a polio global health emergency?

Briefing Thu 24 May, AT 11:20

Briefing: Crippling disease is making a comeback – and the World Health Organisation wants money to wipe it out for good

From Yemen to Africa, al-Qaeda's latest comeback is underway

Wed 23 May, AT 09:24 Robert Fox

Assassination of Osama bin Laden and regular drone attacks have done nothing to halt the rise of a third generation al-Qaeda

Khalid Sheikh Mohammed

CIA waterboarding tapes showed vomiting and screaming

One-Minute Read Thu 10 May, AT 09:58

Over 92 hours of secret video destroyed by the CIA in 2005 makes for 'very disturbing' viewing

New underwear bomb plot is proof of ‘perverse’ al-Qaeda

First Reaction Tue 8 May, AT 12:00

Hillary Clinton urges vigilance as CIA intelligence foils attack on US-bound airliner

Deadlines and deportations: what next in Qatada farce?

Briefing Thu 19 Apr, AT 10:27

Efforts to deport the radical cleric hinge on whether the Home Office got its dates right

Osama bin Laden

Osama Bin Laden letters: UK is a waste of effort - and phone up Robert Fisk

Summary Fri 4 May, AT 09:37

Files seized from Osama Bin Laden's compound reveal an isolated figure struggling for control of al-Qaeda

Alexander Cockburn

Who are the real fascists: Marine Le Pen - or the United States?

Thu 3 May, AT 07:19 Alexander Cockburn

Americans worry about the rise of extremism in Europe, but they aren't overly concerned by their own 'proto-fascist' country

Barack Obama in Afghanistan

Barack Obama, in Afghanistan, says US will 'finish the job'

One-Minute Read Wed 2 May, AT 10:55

Speech on anniversary of Bin Laden death is followed hours later by suicide bombing

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