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Official: 8 Afghans killed by Pakistani artilleryupdated: Sun Jul 22 2012 13:26:00

Eight people were killed in eastern Afghanistan by rockets fired from Pakistan, an official from the Afghan province of Kunar told CNN on Sunday.

Spanish ETA terror suspects arrested in Londonupdated: Fri Jun 29 2012 09:07:00

Two members of the Basque separatist movement ETA, including one who has been convicted of more than 20 murders, were arrested Friday in London over alleged terror offenses, the Spanish Interior Ministry said.

Hope, skepticism after ETA announcementupdated: Fri Jun 29 2012 09:07:00

Reaction is mixed after the Basque terrorist group ETA pledges to end violence. CNN's Al Goodman reports.

Argentina's president urges talks with British over Falkland Islandsupdated: Fri Jun 15 2012 04:00:00

Thirty years after hundreds died in a fight over the disputed Falkland Islands, the Argentine president on Thursday urged Britain to once again try to resolve the conflict -- this time, at the negotiating table.

Gordon Brown lashes out at Rupert Murdoch, son and tabloidupdated: Mon Jun 11 2012 19:39:00

Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown lashed out Monday at press baron Rupert Murdoch, his son and his British newspapers, raising the stakes in a highly charged and very public battle between the two men.

Gordon Brown to testify at phone-hacking inquiryupdated: Mon Jun 11 2012 04:28:00

A former British prime minister who has been a harsh critic of media baron Rupert Murdoch is due to testify Monday at an enquiry spawned by phone-hacking at Murdoch's News of the World tabloid.

Merkel insists on two-speed Europeupdated: Fri Jun 08 2012 06:09:00

Angela Merkel said a core group of states needed to press on with European integration to fight the eurozone crisis, a rebuke to David Cameron, UK prime minister, who has called for more short-term crisis measures.

Argentine Olympic ad riles UK, IOCupdated: Fri May 04 2012 17:54:00

Britain and international Olympic officials are taking issue with an advertisement claiming Argentina has sovereignty over the Falkland Islands.

U.N. chief visits Myanmar to press government for more reformsupdated: Sun Apr 29 2012 19:31:00

The U.N. chief made a landmark visit to Myanmar on Sunday, the latest high-profile official to descend on the nation as it undergoes economic and political reforms.

EU foreign policy chief visits Myanmarupdated: Sat Apr 28 2012 04:46:00

EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton met with Myanmar's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi Saturday, as she became the latest in a series of high-ranking international figures to visit the country.

Suu Kyi victory in Myanmar celebratedupdated: Wed Apr 18 2012 02:06:00

CNN's Becky Anderson talks to Aung Din, Exec. Dir. U.S. Campaign for Burma, about the election victory for Suu Kyi.

Australia softens sanctions on Myanmar; UK favors suspensionupdated: Wed Apr 18 2012 02:06:00

Australia said Monday that it was relaxing sanctions on Myanmar, responding to the Southeast Asian country's political reforms by significantly reducing the number of government officials and lawmakers subject to travel restrictions.

Cameron to take business leaders into Myanmarupdated: Thu Apr 12 2012 22:08:00

British Prime Minister David Cameron will arrive in Myanmar Friday accompanied by a delegation of 10 business leaders -- a measure of how quickly the once reclusive Southeast Asian country is reengaging with the world both diplomatically and economically.

British Prime Minister Cameron to visit Myanmarupdated: Tue Apr 10 2012 05:33:00

Prime Minister David Cameron of Britain is planning to visit Myanmar on Friday, after the pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi's party won dozens of seats at elections in the Southeast Asian country, a Myanmar government official said Tuesday.

Nobel laureates urge UK, Argentina to negotiate over Falklandsupdated: Tue Mar 27 2012 15:22:00

Six Nobel Peace Prize laureates have urged Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron to hold talks with Argentina on the future of the Falkland Islands.

International campaign finance: How do countries compare?updated: Mon Mar 05 2012 16:54:00

The world economy may be bracing for another grim year, but political donors in the United States are breaking out their checkbooks to finance what is expected to be the most expensive presidential election in American history.

Royal visit, oil fuel Falklands tensionupdated: Mon Feb 13 2012 10:30:00

CNN's Dan Rivers reports on simmering tensions over the Falkland Islands as Britain's Prince William deploys there.

Argentina slams Prince William's Falklands deploymentupdated: Tue Jan 31 2012 22:35:00

Argentina's foreign ministry slammed British officials Tuesday over Prince William's upcoming deployment in the Falkland Islands.

Amid tensions, Pakistani lawmakers vote to support 'democracy'updated: Mon Jan 16 2012 15:52:00

Pakistani lawmakers on Monday passed a resolution supporting the country's democratic system, a vote that came after weeks of public speculation and political intrigue about the possibility of a coup in the volatile nation.

Will Turkey join the EU?updated: Fri Jan 13 2012 05:48:00

CNN's Richard Quest talks to Turkish Finance Minister Mehmet Simsek about Turkey's thriving economy and growth.

Turkey minister: EU 'shooting itself in foot'updated: Fri Jan 13 2012 05:48:00

The European Union is "shooting itself in the foot" by keeping Turkey at bay, the country's Finance Minister Mehmet Simsek says.

Report: Iranian lawmakers vote to reduce ties with Britainupdated: Sun Nov 27 2011 08:21:00

The Iranian parliament Sunday voted to expel the British ambassador and reduce diplomatic relations with the nation in retaliation for newly-imposed Western sanctions, according to Iran's official news agency.

World leaders speak of Gadhafi victims, new era for Libyaupdated: Fri Oct 21 2011 05:50:00

Reaction to the death of deposed Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi poured in Thursday from around the world with common themes: regret for those killed during Gadhafi's rule, calls for national reconciliation and a move toward democracy.

British PM: Remember Gadhafi's victimsupdated: Fri Oct 21 2011 05:50:00

British Prime Minister David Cameron speaks out on the death of Moammar Gadhafi. CNN's Phil Black reports.

Explaining the bailout with beerupdated: Thu Oct 06 2011 06:14:00

CNN's Becky Anderson explains the Euro bailout fund and who pays what by using mugs of beer.

Banks face new European stress tests updated: Thu Oct 06 2011 06:14:00

Europe's top banking regulator has started to re-examine the strength of the region's banks, modelling a big writedown of all peripheral eurozone sovereign debt.

PLO rep wants U.N. recognition, peaceupdated: Thu Sep 22 2011 15:52:00

Palestinian leaders say they will be eager to move on a peace deal once the U.N. officially recognizes them as a state.

Iranian president slams U.S. at General Assemblyupdated: Thu Sep 22 2011 15:52:00

In a meandering address that assigned American blame to issues ranging from the trans-Atlantic slave trade to the global financial crisis, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad blasted U.S. foreign policy Thursday in a speech that prompted several delegates to walk out.

Poland struggles to reverse its brain drainupdated: Mon Sep 12 2011 01:30:00

After six years living in the UK -- as a student and then working in banking -- Krzysztof Waliszczak has moved back to his native Poland.

Echoes of Elgin Marbles: Turkey asks UK to return ancient sculptureupdated: Thu Sep 08 2011 11:08:00

Turkey's government is calling on the United Kingdom to return the head of an ancient marble statue taken more than a century ago.

Parliament grills combative Cameron over phone-hacking scandalupdated: Wed Jul 20 2011 17:10:00

Prime Minister David Cameron told British lawmakers during a heated session Wednesday that if he had known then what he knows now about his one-time communications director, former News of the World editor Andy Coulson, he would not have hired him.

Cameron: 'You ought to listen'updated: Wed Jul 20 2011 17:10:00

In parliament, British Prime Minister David Cameron defends himself as he's grilled over the phone hacking scandal.

Campbell: News of the World was in denialupdated: Wed Jul 13 2011 10:22:00

Alastair Campbell says the end of News of the World is a result of criminal activity and extraordinary mismanagement.

Analysis: Hacking scandal is bad news for UK prime ministerupdated: Wed Jul 13 2011 10:22:00

Who has lost the most authority: Media mogul Rupert Murdoch or British Prime Minister David Cameron?

Palestinian leaders to seek UN recognition as independent nationupdated: Sun Jun 26 2011 21:58:00

Palestinian leaders announced Sunday that they will go to the United Nations this September and ask to be recognized as an independent country, a move opposed by both Israel and the United States.

NATO: Airstrike targeted high-level Gadhafi command siteupdated: Mon Jun 20 2011 16:34:00

NATO said Monday that a residential building west of Tripoli was targeted early Monday in an airstrike that the Libyan government alleges killed 15 people, including three children.

Sweden's economy booms with cautious turn to the rightupdated: Tue Jun 14 2011 08:47:00

Sweden is making a political right turn, in a very Swedish way: cautiously, consensually, unflamboyantly. But decisively even so.

Africa's sustaining economic growthupdated: Tue Jun 14 2011 06:57:00

Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown is pushing education to the top of the development agenda for Africa.

Explain it to me: Libya's revolutionupdated: Fri May 27 2011 16:48:00

CNN's Nic Robertson explains the ongoing battle in Libya between Moammar Gadhafi's forces and opposition forces.

Libya: What you need to knowupdated: Fri May 27 2011 16:48:00

Three months after protests against Moammar Gadhafi began in Libya, the country seems to be grinding into a stalemated civil war.

Explosions erupt for second consecutive night in Tripoliupdated: Wed May 25 2011 22:29:00

Explosions erupted in Tripoli for a second consecutive night Wednesday into Thursday morning as NATO jets struck a vocational secondary school, a Libyan government official said.

World leaders urge patience in Libyaupdated: Wed May 25 2011 22:29:00

As NATO warplanes pound Tripoli, world leaders urge patience in the ongoing war in Libya. CNN's Jonathan Mann reports.

Queen visits British massacre siteupdated: Wed May 18 2011 13:21:00

Queen Elizabeth II visits Croke Park, a symbol of Irish independence. CNN's Fionnuala Sweeney reports.

Queen Elizabeth visits site of British massacreupdated: Wed May 18 2011 13:21:00

Queen Elizabeth II visited Croke Park stadium in Dublin Wednesday on the second day of her landmark tour of Ireland.

What Libyan rebel leaders want from U.S.updated: Fri May 13 2011 18:57:00

Mahmoud Gibril talks with Wolf Blitzer about the future of Libya before his Friday meeting with White House officials.

Libyan TV broadcasts message from Gadhafiupdated: Fri May 13 2011 18:57:00

The voice of embattled leader Moammar Gadhafi was heard on Libyan TV on Friday in an attempt to assure his people that he is alive and in a place where "you cannot kill me."

Gadhafi exile option poses many legal, political problemsupdated: Thu Mar 31 2011 17:30:00

There is a growing focus among the international coalition on the "end game" in Libya, and whether one option would be to persuade Moammar Gadhafi to step down and go into exile.

Libyan rebels continue westward pushupdated: Mon Mar 28 2011 22:15:00

Libyan opposition fighters continue their march west with Gadhafi's birthplace in sight. CNN's Arwa Damon reports.

Libyan rebels target Gadhafi's birthplaceupdated: Mon Mar 28 2011 22:15:00

Opposition fighters continued to push west, entering territory loyal to Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi, but were quickly beaten back, rebels told CNN, as diplomats arrived Tuesday in London to discuss the crisis.

Obama: Gadhafi's "actions have consequences"updated: Sat Mar 19 2011 19:56:00

U.S. President Barack Obama defended his decision to authorize U.S. involvement in the military action in Libya by casting himself as a reluctant warrior, saying he and other key U.S. allies had no choice but to act because of fears that Moammar Gadhafi was planning to kill more of his own people.

World leaders clarify Libyan military plansupdated: Fri Mar 18 2011 19:05:00

U.S. President Barack Obama warned Libya's Moammar Gadhafi on Friday to immediately stop the "brutal repression" of Libyan civilians or face military consequences from a unified international community.

How much money does Mubarak have?updated: Mon Feb 21 2011 14:33:00

CNN's Tom Foreman reports it remains unclear just how much money Hosni Mubarak has.

Authorities freeze assets of former Egyptian president, familyupdated: Mon Feb 21 2011 14:33:00

Authorities in Egypt have frozen the assets of former President Hosni Mubarak and his family, state-run media reported Monday.

Russia: Expelled British reporter violated rulesupdated: Tue Feb 08 2011 12:37:00

The British journalist expelled from Russia was denied entry when he came back to the country because "he violated a number of rules concerning the work of foreign correspondents," the Russian Foreign Ministry said on its website Tuesday.

British prime minister blasts handling of Lockerbie bomber caseupdated: Mon Feb 07 2011 15:19:00

The previous British government never exerted any pressure on Scottish officials to release convicted Lockerbie bomber Abdelbeset Ali Mohmed al Megrahi, according to the newly released conclusion of an internal document review ordered by Prime Minister David Cameron.

U.S. presses for Mubarak transitionupdated: Sat Feb 05 2011 20:37:00

As protesters on the streets of Cairo continued to demand that Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak step down, there were new glimpses into the sensitive diplomatic strategy the Obama administration is using to help bring about a transition in which Mubarak himself helps to dismantle his own power structure.

Egypt: Revolt or revolution?updated: Sun Jan 30 2011 22:19:00

Is Egypt a revolution or a revolt? CNN's Fareed Zakaria takes a look.

U.S. military brass talk with Egyptians, vow to continue 'partnership'updated: Sun Jan 30 2011 22:19:00

U.S. armed forces leaders continued high-level talks Sunday with their Egyptian counterparts, applauding their "continued professionalism" and reaffirming the two militaries' partnership, a spokesman said.

Egypt protests in USupdated: Sat Jan 29 2011 21:02:00

People gather in front of the White House protesting Egypt's government. CNN's Brian Todd reports.

Former UK lawmaker gets 18 months in expenses scandalupdated: Fri Jan 07 2011 12:48:00

A former British parliament member is being jailed for 18 months in connection with the so-called expenses scandal, a court official in the United Kingdom said.

Campaign to save teenager facing deportation to Pakistanupdated: Thu Dec 23 2010 12:00:00

A Pakistani-born teenager now living in Wales presented a petition Thursday in London to the British Government in a last-ditch bid to avoid imminent deportation.

Russia blames UK for diplomatic spatupdated: Wed Dec 22 2010 06:54:00

Russia said Wednesday that it blamed "unfriendly" actions by Britain for a recent diplomatic spat that led both nations to expel each others' diplomats.

Russia demands information on alleged spy in Britainupdated: Wed Dec 08 2010 05:43:00

British officials aren't answering official Russian requests for more information about a Russian woman detained as a possible spy, Russia's Foreign Ministry said Tuesday.

Russia, Qatar win race to host World Cups as FIFA spreads its visionupdated: Fri Dec 03 2010 12:10:00

Russia and Qatar will host soccer's biggest tournament, the FIFA World Cup, for the first time in 2018 and 2022 respectively.

Russian PM Putin misses Zurich World Cup voteupdated: Thu Dec 02 2010 09:06:00

Russia's prime minister Vladimir Putin will not going to Zurich to help his country win the 2018 World Cup and has complained of "unfair competition" in the bidding process.

Sinn Fein leader heads south to run for Irish parliamentupdated: Sun Nov 14 2010 14:00:00

Longtime Sinn Fein leader Gerry Adams announced Sunday that he's leaving Northern Ireland politics to run for parliament in the Irish Republic, blasting what he called the current Irish government's "deeply damaging" economic policy.

UK, France sign military cooperation dealupdated: Tue Nov 02 2010 11:43:00

The leaders of Britain and France signed a groundbreaking treaty on defense cooperation Tuesday that would combine many elements of their militaries, British Prime Minister David Cameron announced.

European far right looks to Tea Partyupdated: Tue Nov 02 2010 01:09:00

The Tea Party's sudden popularity risks being hijacked by far right groups in Europe, as Dan Rivers reports.

UK far-right group boasts Tea Party linksupdated: Tue Nov 02 2010 01:09:00

If you believe the mood music, the Tea Party's rise may mark a political watershed in the U.S.

Sebastian Pinera speaks to CNNupdated: Tue Oct 19 2010 10:06:00

Chilean President Sebastian Pinera tells Becky Anderson how he felt the moment he heard the miners were alive.

No violence from Nigerian power bidupdated: Fri Oct 01 2010 09:57:00

Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan said in an exclusive interview with CNN that his country won't fall into violence.

Goodluck Jonathan: The Facebook presidentupdated: Fri Oct 01 2010 09:57:00

At over 246,000 and counting, he has more Facebook fans than the combined tally of British Prime Minister David Cameron, German chancellor Angela Merkel, and South African head of state Jacob Zuma.

Britain's Labour Party taps Ed Miliband as new leaderupdated: Sun Sep 26 2010 23:10:00

Britain's Labour Party on Saturday announced Ed Miliband as its new leader Saturday, four months after Prime Minister Gordon Brown resigned from the post when his party lost the election.

PCB head stands by his statementupdated: Tue Sep 21 2010 10:04:00

Ijaz Butt, the head of the Pakistan Cricket Board, stands by his accusations that English players 'fixed' a match.

Pakistan cricket meeting moved to Thursdayupdated: Wed Sep 01 2010 06:12:00

A scheduled meeting between Pakistani cricket authorities and three of their country's national players over an alleged betting scandal has been postponed for a day, the team manager told CNN on Wednesday.

Pakistan sends feds to investigate betting scandalupdated: Mon Aug 30 2010 12:24:00

Federal investigators are en route from Pakistan to England to probe a betting scandal related to Pakistan's national cricket team, Interior Minister Rehman Malik told CNN.

Who will be the next Australian leader?updated: Fri Aug 20 2010 06:04:00

CNN's Anna Coren reports on the candidates and issues in Australia's hotly contested race for prime minister.

Explainer: Australian elections 2010updated: Fri Aug 20 2010 06:04:00

Australians go to the polls on August 21, 2010, and will choose between the Australian Labor Party and the Coalition to form a new government.

Why Pakistan plays a double gameupdated: Sun Aug 15 2010 09:03:00

On a recent visit to India, British Prime Minister David Cameron had this to say about Pakistan, historically a close friend of the West's: "We cannot tolerate in any sense the idea that this country is allowed to look both ways and is able, in any way, to promote the export of terror, whether to India or whether to Afghanistan or anywhere else in the world."

Thousands of villages under waterupdated: Sun Aug 08 2010 20:35:00

CNN's Reza Saya shows us how many Pakistanis are struggling to survive after devastating floods.

More rains hit Pakistan as aid agencies boost relief effortsupdated: Sun Aug 08 2010 20:35:00

Heavy downpours worsened massive flooding in Pakistan on Sunday as aid agencies increased relief efforts to help the about 12 million people affected in much of the country.

Aid slow to reach Pakistan flood victimsupdated: Sun Aug 08 2010 13:33:00

CNN's Dan Rivers reports many Pakistan flood victims haven't received any aid.

More rain threatens to worsen Pakistan floodsupdated: Sun Aug 08 2010 13:33:00

Heavy monsoonal downpours worsened massive flooding in Pakistan Saturday and weather forecasts provided little hope of drying out in the next few days.

Pakistani president, UK prime minister meet despite terror rowupdated: Fri Aug 06 2010 12:34:00

Pakistan's President Asif Ali Zardari and the British Prime Minister David Cameron Friday pledged to increase cooperation between the two countries on economic development and security issues.

Pakistan says 16 million people affected by floodsupdated: Fri Aug 06 2010 11:53:00

Imam Baksh used two cots as shelter over his head and a third to shield him from the drenched earth.

Senators outline plan to probe Lockerbie bomber's releaseupdated: Mon Aug 02 2010 13:34:00

Two U.S. senators have requested more information from the British and Scottish governments regarding the release of a Libyan man convicted in the 1988 bombing of Pam Am Flight 103, which killed 270 people.

Pakistani ambassador addresses accusationsupdated: Mon Aug 02 2010 06:30:00

Pakistani Ambassador to the U.S. Husain Haqqani talks about accusations of helping the Taliban and about terrorism.

Pakistan president heading to UK for talks despite criticismupdated: Sun Aug 01 2010 11:47:00

Pakistan's president will proceed with a scheduled visit to the United Kingdom this week despite recent tough remarks about his country's handling of terrorism from the British prime minister, officials said.

Cameron calls out Pakistanupdated: Sun Aug 01 2010 04:52:00

British PM David Cameron questions Pakistan's commitment to fighting terrorism. CNN's Nic Robertson reports.

Official: Spy chief visit to U.K. canceled over PM's remarksupdated: Sun Aug 01 2010 04:52:00

Pakistan's spy chief's planned visit to the United Kingdom has been canceled over tough remarks by the British prime minister about the country, a Pakistani military official confirmed Saturday.

Cameron: We won't tolerate 'export of terror' by Pakistanupdated: Wed Jul 28 2010 12:22:00

Britain's prime minister delivered a sober message Wednesday to Pakistan: Don't export terror.

Cameron calls Gaza 'prison camp'updated: Tue Jul 27 2010 11:38:00

British Prime Minister David Cameron called Gaza a "prison camp" on Tuesday, a blunt description from a major Western leader about the besieged Palestinian territory.

British PM Cameron urges EU membership for Turkeyupdated: Tue Jul 27 2010 06:38:00

British Prime Minister David Cameron traveled to Turkey on Tuesday and made the case for the country to join the European Union.

Senators demand answers in release of Lockerbie bomberupdated: Mon Jul 26 2010 14:56:00

Two U.S. senators ratcheted up the pressure on BP and British government officials Monday to provide answers to the questions now swirling around the release of Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed al Megrahi, the Libyan man convicted in the 1988 bombing of Pam Am Flight 103, which killed 270 people.

Did BP have role in bomber's release?updated: Mon Jul 26 2010 14:56:00

CNN's Jill Dougherty takes a look at the allegations between BP and the release of the Lockerbie bomber last year.

Washington's 'media firestorm' over Libyaupdated: Thu Jul 22 2010 15:21:00

The eruption of new controversy over the release last August of a Libyan man convicted in the Pan Am Flight 103 bombing over Lockerbie, Scotland, is a "media firestorm" that threatens to distract Washington from more pressing issues, says analyst Fareed Zakaria.

Fallout continues over bashing of U.N. chiefupdated: Wed Jul 21 2010 20:31:00

The United Nations remained abuzz Wednesday as Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon returned to New York headquarters days after an internal report from a senior staffer sharply chastised him.

British PM may meet with senators about Lockerbie caseupdated: Tue Jul 20 2010 07:47:00

British Prime Minister David Cameron has offered to meet with four U.S. senators Tuesday to discuss the 2009 release of a Libyan man convicted of playing a role in the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland.

UK launches Office for Tax Simplificationupdated: Tue Jul 20 2010 07:45:00

The British government Tuesday created the Office for Tax Simplification, designed to cut through the 11,000 pages that currently make up the country's tax code.

Senators question whether BP played role in Pan Am bomber's releaseupdated: Wed Jul 14 2010 07:46:00

A group of U.S. lawmakers have called for an investigation into whether BP may have played a role in lobbying for the release of the man convicted and sentenced to life in prison for the 1988 bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland.

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