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The most telling detail of the visit by the US President, Barack Obama, to Afghanistan last week was the notice he gave the Afghan President, Hamid Karzai, his host and ally.
OSAMA bin Laden's latest threat was recorded in just 74 seconds, and the brevity of his message - while trailing the hallmarks of al-Qaeda's hatred - was matched by the scant regard afforded it by America's major media networks.
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The world expected Barack Obama to win from Hu Jintao concessions the Chinese President wasn't in a position to deliver, writes John Garnaut.
Earlier this week the trial of Radovan Karadzic for war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide began in The Hague. At the same time, the British Home Secretary, Jack Straw, introduced war crimes legislation in Parliament to enable the domestic prosecution of British residents and citizens for such crimes, wherever..read more