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Sweden's refugee policy sets high standard
Despite its housing shortage, Sweden is offering Syrian asylum seekers permanent residence and a chance to resettle.
Last updated: 24 Nov 2013 09:01 GMT
Co-opting the struggle for democracy
The flames of sectarian violence are fanned by governments to distract people from their democratic aspirations.
Last updated: 23 Nov 2013 13:25 GMT
JFK's death and Middle East assassinations
A look at the long history of political murder in the Middle East on the 50th anniversary of Kennedy's killing.
Last updated: 22 Nov 2013 12:58 GMT
Arab World Cup woes
With the Arab world's growing power in football, Sohail Malik asks why Algeria is sole representative at Brazil 2014.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2013 17:58 GMT
Bougherra sends Algeria sky-high
Algerians qualify for Brazil 2014 with 1-0 win over Burkina Faso while Ghana's goal cushion is too much for Egypt.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2013 01:12 GMT
Israel holds al-Qaeda suspect without charge
Israel says it has secretly detained Samir al-Baraq since 2010 and suspect him of being a biological weapons expert.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2013 14:54 GMT
Israel's 'exceptionalism' and the UN
Critics say ending UN rights council boycott will diminish scrutiny of Israel's occupation.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2013 06:46 GMT
Uruguay beat Jordan 5-0 in Amman
Edinson Cavani stars for Uruguay as they move five steps closer to Brazil 2014 with victory in playoff away leg.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2013 20:24 GMT
Pakistan urged to vaccinate against polio
World Health Organisation says 21 nations urge Pakistan to vaccinate all of its children to stop disease spreading.
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Last updated: 13 Nov 2013 13:26 GMT
Teenage Syrian refugees wed 'for protection'
Girls as young as 14 are being married off, fearing attacks in the world's second-largest refugee camp.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2013 07:06 GMT
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