July 31, 2008 Human Rights groups say the two main Palestinian factions, Hamas and Fatah, have been illegally arresting, torturing and even killing each other's members.
July 30, 2008 The Israeli prime minister's plan to leave office in September stalls the Middle East peace process in the final months of the Bush adminstration. Meanwhile, two members of his cabinet are campaigning to replace him as the Kadima party leader and prime minister.
July 30, 2008 The world trade talks aimed at breaking down trade barriers have collapsed, a failure that economists say could hurt the struggling U.S. economy as well as the developing nations the talks were designed to help.
July 30, 2008 Now that former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic is in custody and facing war-crimes charges, international pressure is increasing on the Serbs to arrest Karadzic's partner during the Bosnian War, Gen. Ratko Mladic.
July 28, 2008 The U.S. military has acknowledged that soldiers accidentally killed Iraqi civilians last month. Initial U.S. claims that the victims were "criminals" stirred outrage among the Iraqi public.
July 22, 2008 Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic was arrested Monday on charges related to genocide and war crimes during the Bosnian war. He had been living as a fugitive for more than a decade. Here's a timeline of key events in his life.
July 22, 2008 The former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic, most recently an administrator of alternative medicine, is accused of ordering the so-called "ethnic cleansing" of Bosnian Muslims. He faces charges of genocide and crimes against humanity.
July 21, 2008 The former driver for Osama bin Laden has pleaded not guilty at his terrorism trial in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Salim Ahmed Hamdan's defense lawyers say he was a low-level driver and was not part of any conspiracy against the U.S.
July 18, 2008 Barack Obama and John McCain diverge in their approaches to handling the war in Iraq. Obama says he will withdraw troops in his first 16 months in office. McCain wants to evaluate conditions on the ground before pulling troops.
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July 15, 2008 Lawyers for a young Canadian prisoner have released seven hours of videotape showing their client facing questioning in 2003.
July 14, 2008 The International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor has filed charges of genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity against Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir. The prosecutor requested an arrest warrant for Bashir.
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July 13, 2008 Health officials have been sending warnings to avoid tap water and ice, which they say is tainted. But those most at risk are people who live in the city slums, where few have cell phones or television to receive the notices.
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July 10, 2008 A young husband and father became part of the cost of quelling the violence in an obscure stretch of farm country along the Tigris River north of Baghdad, with the cooperation of locals who turned against al-Qaida.
July 8, 2008 One Muslim woman in Baghdad was bothered by the full-body imaging scan required to enter the Green Zone. Women oppose the scan, which makes them appear essentially naked and is visible to male security guards.
July 2, 2008 As part of the effort to restore security in Iraq, the American military has helped to revive an ancient tradition — the sheiks' council meeting. But those meetings have also become flashpoints for power struggles among the leaders. At least seven Americans have been killed recently in attacks at council meetings.
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