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New charges brought over 2012 Benghazi attack
Libyan Ahmed Abu Khatallah faces possible death sentence for his alleged role in the deadly raid on the US consulate.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2014 11:18 GMT
The mysterious fall and rise of the Arab crime novel
Why are gentleman-thieves and murder mysteries making a comeback in Arabic popular fiction?
Marcia Lynx Qualey
Last updated: 28 Sep 2014 07:23 GMT
White House intruder 'had 800 bullets in car'
Court hears that Omar Gonzalez stockpiled ammunition, and was previously stopped with rifle and map marking White House.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2014 01:31 GMT
Egypt accused of torturing teenage prisoners
Human rights group says Egyptian authorities tortured and sexually abused 52 youths who "peacefully" demonstrated.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2014 22:47 GMT
Egypt's prisons still rife with torture
Human rights groups say at least 25,000 people have been detained in the past year, while dozens have died in custody.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2014 09:50 GMT
Myths and realities: The Muslim Brothers and armed activism
Will the Muslim Brotherhood keep its policy of peaceful activism?
Last updated: 12 Aug 2014 16:56 GMT
Israel facing new divestment support in US
Human rights and corporate responsibility prompt a US church to divest from companies doing business with Israel.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2014 07:10 GMT
Syria's war widows fight for survival
Women are head of household for one in four refugee families, struggling to provide food and shelter, UN report says.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2014 17:41 GMT
Protests hit Egypt on coup anniversary
Nearly 200 people arrested as Egyptians demonstrate on anniversary of Mohamed Morsi's removal from the presidency.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2014 09:44 GMT
Egypt's liberal voices muffled amid pressures
One year after the military's ouster of Morsi, a few liberal voices battle a growing wave of state and self-censorship.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2014 15:19 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Climate change: Europe's unfinished business
Jose Maria Figueres
Afghanistan's opium problem will keep growing
Cuba's war on Ebola
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
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