Review of the year 2011

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Obama pledges to help eurozone

President Barack Obama has said the US will play its part in helping to resolve Europe’s debt crisis, but he did not outline any new transatlantic


Rebels' Night of the Mermaid

The Mitiga military base on the outskirts of Tripoli was taken by the anti-Muammar Gaddafi forces on 20 August, a key step in encircling the city, to


Ahmadinejad defends 'free' Iran

Faced with a growing power-struggle and political isolation in Iran, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad struck an unusually moderate tone in an exclusive


Greece: Drowning by numbers

A year after the international rescue plan was implemented, Greece’s economy shows no signs of recovery. A disillusioned population can see no light