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Italian journalists kidnapped in Syria freed
Four journalists working for broadcaster RAI abducted last week in northern Syria released, Italian PM says.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2013 17:50 GMT
Rebels launch attacks across Syria
Battles rage between regime forces and opposition fighters near Damascus as rebels make advances in country's east.
Last updated: 11 Feb 2013 01:37 GMT
Walkie-talkies as lifeline in wartime Syria
Hand-held transceivers help residents to communicate and also keep track of impending attacks in absence of other means.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2013 10:23 GMT
Fighting continues near Damascus airport
Flights in and out of airport suspended, as internet and phone links remain down for second day.
Last updated: 30 Nov 2012 17:10 GMT
Internet blackout continues in Syria
Phone and internet networks down across most of the country for a second day, amid reports of clashes near airport.
Last updated: 30 Nov 2012 11:11 GMT
Internet services down across Syria
Nationwide internet outage, and disruption of some mobile phone services, comes amid clashes near Damascus airport.
Last updated: 30 Nov 2012 01:49 GMT
Fighting rages along Damascus airport road
Activists say road closed following heavy clashes, as the internet is shut off across the country.
Last updated: 29 Nov 2012 18:05 GMT
Syria rebels target key air force base
Operation "to liberate Taftanaz airbase" comes on the eve of crucial meeting in Qatar to decide future of opposition.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2012 01:59 GMT
'Heavy fighting' at Syria's Taftanaz airbase
Operation 'to liberate the Taftanaz airbase' has begun in Idlib province, says anti-government opposition group.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2012 21:50 GMT
Syria airstrikes leave 'scores dead' in north
Bombing of Harem town reported to have left 70 people dead, amid reports of atrocities committed by rebels in Idlib.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2012 22:05 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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