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The ghosts of Syria
Syrians claim that roaming gangs of thugs have turned peaceful pro-democracy protests into violent chaos.
Hugh Macleod and Annasofie Flamand
Last updated: 03 Apr 2011 14:42 GMT
Syria: Simmering unrest a worry for Assad
The Syrian president insists his country is different, but it shares some economic problems with its neighbours.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2011 17:58 GMT
Syria deploys troops after protests
Forces gather at entrances to the southern city of Daraa, a day after a protester was killed during a demonstration.
Last updated: 21 Mar 2011 21:11 GMT
Syria protesters torch buildings
One person killed as demonstrations in the southern city of Daraa continue for a third straight day.
Last updated: 20 Mar 2011 19:52 GMT
Syrian mourners call for revolt
Thousands attending funeral for slain pro-democracy protesters call for "freedom" as police fire tear gas.
Last updated: 19 Mar 2011 13:03 GMT
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Former vice president supports rebellion against President Kiir as violence flares and thousands seek refuge.
Interactive: Syria's refugee children
Explore the main challenges faced by more than 1.1 million Syrian children as they try to build a new life outside home.
Once a Nomad
Can a Namibian tech entrepreneur enhance the lives of nomadic Himba people through his app?
Ukraine: Across the dividing lines
Cornered by persisting protests, the Ukrainian government tries to push the image of a divided nation.
In pictures: Sri Lanka's war tourism
Tourists are flocking into the island's northeast following the defeat of the Tamil Tigers, worrying some residents.
In Pictures: Ukrainian protests continue
Demonstrators in central Kiev have reinforced their encampment with barricades amid ongoing unrest.
In pictures: Egypt's turmoil cripples tourism
Recent upheaval has put a major dent in the country's once-thriving tourism sector.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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To kill or not to kill: Army and politics in post-revolution Egypt
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