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Global Politics

Lockerbie bomber

A year after the Lockerbie bomber was released from a Scottish prison and sent home to Libya, four US senators are calling for a new investigation into why he was let out. The World's Marcus Wraight reports.

Global Politics

Where is home for young Palestinians

The right of return is an essential idea for Palestinians who became refugees after the creation of Israel. But some younger Palestinians say they don't want to go back to a land they've never known. Correspondent Lina Sinjab reports from Damascus.

Conflict & Justice

Peacekeepers killed in Somalia

Four African Union peacekeepers were killed when a mortar hit Somalia's presidential palace, officials say. Islamist insurgents battle government forces. The Washington Post's Sudarsan Raghavan has been filing from Mogadishu since the fighting began.