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UK communists and the fall of the Berlin Wall
Once a hotbed of left-wing agitation, socialists in Cowdenbeath still mourn the beginning of the end of communism.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2014 10:52 GMT
Marching for Russia's far-right agenda
Neo-Nazis, nationalists and monarchists take to the streets amid anti-migrant angst and Ukraine tensions.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2014 08:23 GMT
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Russia's weakening status will have a major economic and political impact on the divided and fragmented Caucasus.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2014 08:18 GMT
Illegally mining Russia's 'Baltic gold'
Booming global trade in 50-million-year-old amber stones is lucrative, controversial, and extremely dangerous.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2014 13:48 GMT
Ukraine president stakes future on snap poll
Ukrainians brace for parliamentary election against the backdrop of months of conflict and mounting unrest.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2014 18:11 GMT
The battle of ideas on China's peripheries
The events in Hong Kong are not isolated; they are part of a larger movement against Beijing's rising assertiveness.
Richard Javad Heydarian
Last updated: 07 Oct 2014 12:22 GMT
The War in October
Forty years on, Al Jazeera examines three weeks of war from which both Arabs and Israelis claimed to emerge victorious.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2014 12:43 GMT
The Promise and Peril of Democracy
Twenty-five years since the fall of the Berlin Wall, why is European democracy in flux?
Last updated: 05 Oct 2014 19:21 GMT
Kissinger's lessons for today's policymakers
Henry Kissinger’s prescription for global woes remains the same - more realism, less idealism.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2014 07:31 GMT
Tajik student freed, but charges linger
Alexander Sodiqov, a student arrested for treason in Tajikistan, has been released - but charges have not been dropped.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2014 13:54 GMT
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Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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