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Kobane explained: What's so special about it?
Syrian town grabs all the headlines in fight against ISIL - but does it really matter?
Last updated: 21 Oct 2014 11:55 GMT
Turkish-Kurdish relations threatened by ISIL
The stakes are high for Turkey if ISIL takes over Kobane, say Turkish analysts.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2014 13:16 GMT
Nusra leader threatens attacks against West
Commander of Syrian branch of al-Qaeda says his group will retaliate against US-led air raids.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2014 13:42 GMT
Protests in Syria as truce 'partly observed'
Rallies held as opposition says heavy weaponry remains in populated areas and state television reports a deadly blast.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2012 18:15 GMT
EU tightens oil sanctions on Syria
Fresh restrictions ban new investment, prohibit delivery of bank notes and add entities to list facing asset freeze.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2011 15:09 GMT
More deaths in Syria as sanctions tighten
At least 12 people killed by security forces in post-prayer protests as EU steps up sanctions against government.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2011 18:07 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.
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
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
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