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Syrian troops killed in checkpoint attacks
Rebels kill at least 28 government soldiers in attacks on three checkpoints on main road from Damascus to Aleppo.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2012 01:12 GMT
Deadly blast in Damascus as fighting rages
At least six people killed in explosion in Sayeda Zainab suburb while carbomb goes off in southwest of Syrian capital.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2012 13:26 GMT
UN's Syria envoy seeks China's 'active role'
Brahimi holds talks with Chinese officials in Beijing as Assad's forces continue attacks on rebels in Damascus suburbs.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2012 11:48 GMT
Syria clashes 'violate' Eid ceasefire
Fighting breaks out between rebels and military in several regions, as anti-government protests erupt across country.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2012 11:11 GMT
Free Syrian Army grows in influence
Al Jazeera talks to FSA commanders, rights activists and Syrian people about structure and role of anti-Assad army.
Last updated: 16 Nov 2011 16:07 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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