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Obama vows more strikes on ISIL in Syria
US president says combined operation targeting the armed group in Syria shows the US is not fighting alone.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2014 11:19 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
Syrian rebels claim control of western Aleppo
Opposition forces say they seized the town of Khan al-Assal, the last bastion of Assad forces in the area.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2013 16:35 GMT
Scores reported killed in Syria army ambush
Activists say government troops kill 49 rebels fighters in Adra, a strategic suburb of Damascus.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2013 20:01 GMT
Syria: Shifting the strategic balance
Anti-government forces seem to be getting more organised, but can they consolidate their gains?
Last updated: 17 Feb 2013 13:55 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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Burkina Faso, African leaders and 'sit-tightism'
Getting Hollywood's nod for Palestinian film
Ecuador's FM wants transnational corporations held accountable
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
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