Central & South Asia
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11 - 20
An independent Kurdistan? Yes, but not so fast
Without Turkey's support, an independent 'Kurdistan' cannot survive in a region where people traditionally bear grudges.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2014 09:11 GMT
When Iraq was the bastion of a thriving cosmopolitan culture
Iraq must remain a unified cosmopolitan country, as must all its neighbours.
Last updated: 23 Jun 2014 13:25 GMT
Iran top leader opposes US action in Iraq
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei says he is against US intervention in Iraq, where Sunni fighters seized a number of towns.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2014 14:27 GMT
US to send troops to Iraq to secure embassy
Obama's announcement follows deployment of warships to the Gulf in response to advances by the armed group ISIL.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2014 06:50 GMT
US steps up military preparations over Iraq
US sends more ships to Gulf and considers drone strikes as UN says it is pulling its staff out of the capital, Baghdad.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2014 19:06 GMT
The view from Kurdistan: Divide Iraq in order to save it
The capture of Mosul represents the failure of efforts to force three distinct communities to form a single state.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2014 09:42 GMT
Iraq, ISIL and the region's choices
Even if ISIL is halted before it reaches Baghdad, it has left virtually every regional actor scrambling for a response.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2014 18:13 GMT
Iraq elections: View from Baghdad's streets
Baghdad residents explain their hopes for Iraq's elections and the country's future amid a backdrop of violence.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2014 09:46 GMT
Syria rebels surrender in border town
Fighters surrender in Zabadani, losing their last stronghold along Lebanon's border.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2014 07:33 GMT
Secret justice inside the EU courts
Proposed changes will allow EU judges to use secret intelligence as evidence and protect sanctions from legal challenge.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2014 13:13 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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