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Bush says Iraq surge is 'working'

Al-Jazeera - Thu, 03/20/2008 - 01:27
Bush defends US-led invasion in speech at the Pentagon as Iraq war enters its sixth year.

Bin Laden threatens EU over cartoon

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 23:57
Al-Qaeda leader vows response to "insulting drawings" of Prophet Muhammad.

Serbia neighbours accept Kosovo

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 21:47
Belgrade recalls envoys from Croatia and Hungary after they recognise independence.

European and US markets slip

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 21:37
British bank denies financial problems as Wall Street is hit by profit-taking.

The Iraq Invasion: Five Years On

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 21:17
The US president promised Iraqis a new era of peace, prosperity, and liberty.

Zimbabwe poll preparations 'skewed'

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 20:47
Human rights groups say violence and initimidation could prevent free elections.

France tries 'al-Qaeda recruiters'

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 19:47
Seven men suspected of helping arrange for people to join armed groups in Iraq.

Arrests made at US war protests

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 18:27
Activists gather in capital on fifth anniversary of invasion of Iraq.

McCain makes Iran gaffe

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 18:27
Republican presidential hopeful says Iran is funding and training al-Qaeda in Iraq.

Greeks march against pensions plan

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 17:18
Nationwide strike paralyses public services and transport systems.

Pakistan swears in female speaker

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 14:07
Fahmida Mirza will play a key role if parliament decides to confront the president.

Iraq war enters sixth year

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 12:12
Bush to concede "high cost" but also defend invasion in anniversary speech.

Shares rally after US interest cut

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 12:08
Gains in Asia and Wall Street follow Fed step and improved investment bank earnings.

Myanmar envoy disappointed at visit

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 11:24
Ibrahim Gambari says he made no progress in pushing Myanmar towards democracy.

Deaths in US raid on Afghan home

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 09:08
The US military says the raid was aimed at "disrupting militant activities".

China: Tibet protesters 'surrender'

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 08:38
Authorities say 105 rioters surrender to police as Tibetans continue protests elsewhere.

Western Sahara talks end in failure

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 07:06
Morocco and the Polisario Front agree on making family visits easier but little else.

Indonesia grounds troubled airline

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 05:55
Adam Air given three months to meet safety requirements as main investor pulls out.

Timor president leaves hospital

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 05:55
Ramos-Horta discharged after assassination attempt pledging to return "soon".

ExxonMobil loses Venezuela case

Al-Jazeera - Wed, 03/19/2008 - 04:43
US oil giant vows to continue fight to get compensation for nationalisation move.