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Zuma revisits London anti-apartheid base

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South African President Jacob Zuma visited a humble house in suburban north London yesterday where late ANC leader Oliver Tambo lived and...

British spy chief denies collusion in torture

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The head of Britain's MI5 security service denied last week that his agency colluded in torture, after a court ruling showed it...

UK forced to publish CIA torture allegations

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The British government lost a legal battle to prevent the disclosure of secret US intelligence material relating to allegations of "cruel and...

Sudan’s elections need credible monitors: Britain

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Credible monitoring of Sudan's first multi-party elections in 24 years is essential and the EU may send observers to help ensure such...

UK pledges aid for Sudan ahead of crucial elections

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Britain announced a £54 million ($86.38 million) aid package for Sudan yesterday and said the African country faced a "crucial and critical...

RAF C17 fleet to grow to seven

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The British Royal Air Force has signed a deal for a seventh Boeing C-17 strategic transport aircraft to increase the size of...

Lockerbie bomber disappears in Libya

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The Libyan convicted for the 1988 bombing of an American plane in Lockerbie, Scotland, who was released last August on compassionate grounds,...

High court makes “historic” terrorism evidence ruling

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London's High Court ruled against the British government yesterday over the use of secret evidence to deny terrorism suspects bail in what...

Brown hopes Zimbabwe can rejoin Commonwealth

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Prime Minister Gordon Brown held out the prospect today that Zimbabwe could be re-admitted to the Commonwealth in 2011 if it pushes...

UK won’t stop hacker’s extradition to US

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Home Secretary Alan Johnson said he cannot stop the extradition of a Briton wanted in the United States for hacking into NASA...

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Check before you speak, Minister!

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South African Defence and Military Veterans Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula needs to verify her facts before she speaks, or risk further embarrassment to the South...