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How Mexico's drug wars are spreading south; why Canadians have concerns about free trade.
Can one of Israel's great writers chart a way for Israelis and Palestinians in conflict?
Live news, business and sport from around the world.
It is 25 years since violence broke out in the city of Sumgait in Azerbaijan.
60 years ago the Soviet dictator died and the whole of the USSR was plunged into mourning.
News and issues making the headlines each day.
Malaysian forces attack Filipino intruders who've laid claim to territory in the east.
Meeting "La Maestra" doesn't go to plan; plus the young Portuguese leaving home in droves
New Chinese President's to-do list; Gaza marathon cancelled; Haiti's cholera victims.
Who has the right to decide the fate of a foetus, genetic parents or the surrogate mother?
US tables N Korea sanctions; Dow Jones hits record high; and a complicated surrogacy
Wednesday 6 March 2013