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New air strikes hit ISIL positions in Kobane
ISIL fighters, vying for control over Kobane, lose ground to Kurdish fighters, backed by US-led air strikes.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2014 01:58 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
Reflections on the Syrian revolution
Despite the bleak realities, it is still too early to write a requiem for the Syrian revolution.
Last updated: 20 Mar 2014 09:24 GMT
Continued infighting between Syria rebels
Clashes between loose alliance of opposition brigades and al-Qaeda-linked ISIL kill dozens in northern provinces.
Last updated: 06 Jan 2014 00:28 GMT
Syrian rebels accused of massacring civilians
Armed group committed war crime in August by killing at least 190 Alawite villagers in Latakia, Human Rights Watch says.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2013 10:44 GMT
Syria inspections continue as war rages
UN inspectors visit three sites linked to chemical weapons, as activists say regime airstrikes hit northern cities.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2013 02:31 GMT
Syrian warplanes 'bombard rebel HQ'
Government forces' shells missed headquarters near Turkey, activists say, but sent hundreds fleeing across border.
Last updated: 26 Nov 2012 17:42 GMT
Syrian children 'killed by cluster bombs'
Activists say 10 children killed after government forces drop cluster bombs on playground east of Damascus.
Last updated: 26 Nov 2012 13:03 GMT
Is al-Assad losing control?
As the fighting has reached Damascus, we ask if it is a sign that the war in Syria is moving towards a resolution.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2012 11:26 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.
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Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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