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Bolivia crisis: Food and fuel shortages as death toll mounts

Image copyright Reuters Bolivian officials have flown basic provisions into the capital, La Paz, amid reports of food and fuel shortages. The system, which officials want to roll out elsewhere, is a move to bypass road blockades erected by supporters of former President Evo Morales. Mr Morales resigned on 10 November and later fled to

Michael Bloomberg apologises for ‘stop-and-frisk’ policy

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Michael Bloomberg’s apology has been received with scepticism Michael Bloomberg, the billionaire former mayor of New York who has made moves towards running as a presidential candidate, has apologised for backing the city’s “stop and frisk” policy. Stop-and-frisk disproportionately targeted black and Latino residents. Speaking at an African-American church

Panorama Investigation: War crimes scandal exposed

Operation Northmoor was set up in 2014 to examine allegations of executions by British Special Forces. It had linked dozens of suspicious killings on night raids. One of those included three children and a 20-year-old man who were killed by a British soldier in 2012 in the village of Loy Bagh in Afghanistan. British detectives

Trump defends Biden over North Korea’s ‘rabid dog’ jibe

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Joe Biden is seen as Donald Trump’s biggest rival in the Democratic race for the 2020 presidential election nomination As the race for the 2020 presidential election gathers pace, the bitter war of words between US President Donald Trump and his main political rival Joe Biden is expected to

US election 2020: Democrats respond to Obama’s warning

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Elizabeth Warren (L), Bernie Sanders (C) and Juli├ín Castro (R) are all contenders for the Democratic presidential nomination Democratic presidential candidates have given their reaction to a warning by former President Barack Obama against moving too far left in politics. Mr Obama’s rare intervention into the Democratic race was

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