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Bahrain activist Maryam al-Khawaja released
Al-Khawaja out of prison but subject to travel ban and will face charges of assaulting a police officer.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2014 20:53 GMT
Lebanon fears Ebola virus
The presence of longstanding Lebanese communities in West Africa is raising fears Ebola could be brought to Lebanon.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2014 12:18 GMT
Kerry to hold Saudi talks on Islamic State
US president sending top diplomat to Middle East as he seeks to broaden coalition in fight against armed Sunni group.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2014 14:46 GMT
Syria's 'lost generation' in Lebanon
Educated, middle-class Syrian refugees are struggling to find jobs under a myriad of restrictions in Lebanon.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2014 12:18 GMT
Women urged to fight breast cancer stigma
Medical experts say awareness is key to overcoming shame and silence surrounding the disease in Jordan and Lebanon.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2014 12:12 GMT
Gaza Hospital: Beirut
Three medics return to Beirut and recall events they saw from 'Gaza Hospital' during the Sabra and Shatila massacre.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2014 07:17 GMT
Palestinian entrepreneurs struggle in Lebanon
Despite the challenges of running a business from a refugee camp, many Palestinians are doing so out of necessity.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2014 12:48 GMT
Palestinian refugees struggle with drugs
In Palestinian refugee camps in Lebanon, just about anyone can open a pharmacy, providing easy access for drug abusers.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2014 18:03 GMT
Islamic State strengthens control in Syria
The seizure of the Tabqa airbase highlights the Islamic State's consolidation of power in eastern Syria, analysts say.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2014 09:29 GMT
Lebanon sceptical of 'save water' effort
Lebanese campaign to save water amid a shortage is unlikely to work without government regulation, experts say.
Last updated: 24 Aug 2014 07:49 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
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Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
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Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
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In Pictures: Kashmir copes with floods
Volunteers spring up across Srinagar city to help overcome worst flooding in century amid fear of disease outbreak.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
In Pictures: Floods ravage Pakistan
Al Jazeera visits Multan in Pakistan which has been inundated with floodwaters affecting more than 2.2 million people.
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