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All Posts Tagged With: "Al Jazeera English"

What Karzai’s second term means for Afghanistan and U.S.

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What Karzai’s second term means for Afghanistan and U.S.

Hassan Abbas of the Asia Society joins Daljit Dhaliwal to discuss what Hamid Karzai's second term means for the U.S. and the international community. Jonah Hull of Al Jazeera English reports from Kabul on delays, violence and voter fraud.

Posted: November 2, 2009 18:32   Comments: 0
Russia combatting Muslim extremists in Dagestan republic

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Russia combatting Muslim extremists in Dagestan republic

Ten years ago, extremists in Dagestan declared a holy war against the Russian government. Their struggle continues, drawing in Islamist fighters from across the region. Neave Barker of Al Jazeera English reports on the low-level rebellion from Dagestan.

Posted: October 29, 2009 16:21   Comments: 4
Making immigrants feel at home in their new countries

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Making immigrants feel at home in their new countries

Tonight's show takes a broader look at relations between Muslims and other groups in Europe, where the Muslim community makes up five percent of the population - 38 million people. Yet xenophobia is on the rise. Nadim Baba of Al Jazeera English reports from Dresden, Germany.

Posted: October 27, 2009 11:15   Comments: 36
Staying the course in Iraq, despite new violence

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Staying the course in Iraq, despite new violence

The U.S. plans to cut its troop levels next year if the security situation in Iraq is stable. If the security situation is not stable, should the United States withdraw its troops anyway? Tarek Bazley of Al Jazeera English reports from Baghdad.

Posted: October 26, 2009 10:58   Comments: 21
No aid to illegitimate governments: punishing the people?

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No aid to illegitimate governments: punishing the people?

Since Zelaya's ouster in a coup late June, most foreign donors have cut off aid to Honduras' de facto government. The cessation of foreign aid could continue, leaving many impoverished communities to fend for themselves. Craig Mauro of Al Jazeera English reports from the village of La Ceibita.

Posted: October 22, 2009 11:15   Comments: 46
Pakistani civilians suffer in South Waziristan offensive

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Pakistani civilians suffer in South Waziristan offensive

After a series of deadly terror attacks across Pakistan, the vast majority of which were carried out by groups with roots in South Waziristan, the army commenced an offensive in the restive tribal region. Imran Khan of Al Jazeera English reports on the humanitarian consequences of the Pakistani military's newest campaign.

Posted: October 20, 2009 13:25   Comments: 1
One billion people around the world go hungry

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One billion people around the world go hungry

Anita Shawa of the United Nations Millennium Campaign to end poverty and hunger addresses the one billion people worldwide who suffer from hunger. Al Jazeera English's Amr al-Kahky reports from Egypt on the difficulty of buying the basic necessities. Rising food prices have led to increased poverty and heightened security issues.

Posted: October 16, 2009 15:42   Comments: 2
Taliban bomb attacks provoke likely S. Waziristan offensive

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Taliban bomb attacks provoke likely S. Waziristan offensive

Shuja Nawaz discusses how recent bombings in Pakistan have called attention to the lack of preparedness by Pakistani security forces. But will an army offensive in Waziristan reduce the Taliban's ability to carry out such attacks? Al Jazeera English also files a video report from Islamabad.

Posted: October 15, 2009 15:54   Comments: 0
Uprooted from their homes, refugees live in limbo

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Uprooted from their homes, refugees live in limbo

Irene Zubaida Khan of Amnesty International explains how 40 million people are uprooted from their homes in Africa, Asia and Latin America. Also, Al Jazeera English's Hamish MacDonald reports from Calais after the French government shut down a camp that housed thousands of illegal migrants two weeks ago.

Posted: October 14, 2009 13:47   Comments: 1
Violence in Pakistan draws attention from Afghanistan

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Violence in Pakistan draws attention from Afghanistan

Ambassador Ahmad Kamal discusses Pakistan's war against Islamic militants and whether the U.S. is paying enough attention to Afghanistan's neighbor. Kamal Hyder of Al Jazeera English reports from Pakistan on the deteriorating security situation.

Posted: October 12, 2009 14:42   Comments: 4

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