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A surprise transition which may have been planned for a long time.
The veteran leader is in no rush to give up real authority.
Ex-sec gen says that only firm transatlantic unity can rein in Russia.
Gunmen act with impunity in areas outside government control.
Critics argue that traditional processes undermine entire legal system.
24 Aug 10
City residents claim they were wrongfully evicted to make way for urban development.
6 Aug 10
More and more people bringing cases to European human rights court.
4 Aug 10
Fresh bid to stamp out graft in the force, but some suggest low salaries are largely to blame.
21 Jul 10
Diyala authorities introduce controversial rules to curb incendiary sermons.
15 Jul 10
Detention of cleric for pro-Saddam action seen as violation of his freedom of speech.
9 Jul 10
Murder of alleged convert shows religious traditions in conflict with judicial authority.
3 Jun 10
How attempt to challenge electricity bill led to trail through Azerbaijan’s bureaucratic maze.
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