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Kurdish fighters move on ISIL's Mosul hub
Peshmerga forces expand a major offensive against ISIL while also delivering aid to Yazidi refugees on Mount Sinjar.
Last updated: 22 Dec 2014 05:05 GMT
N Korea threatens US over hacking claims
Pyongyang's threats underscore its sensitivity in row over allegations it hacked Sony Pictures to prevent movie release.
Last updated: 22 Dec 2014 02:55 GMT
Syria refugees in Lebanon face more hardships
Refugees who fled civil war hope to start new life in Europe, but resettlement is a lengthy and difficult process.
Last updated: 21 Dec 2014 20:37 GMT
Does Europe remember the Geneva Convention?
European Union countries continue to opt for reactionary crisis management of migration in the face of human tragedy.
Last updated: 18 Dec 2014 12:18 GMT
From Guantanamo to Montevideo and on to Havana
The arrival of Guantanamo detainees in Uruguay boosted Mujica's reputation and put Cuba back on the regional agenda.
Massimo Di Ricco
Last updated: 17 Dec 2014 16:34 GMT
Waiting for Obama
Why hasn't the US president sat down for an interview with a single Arab journalist since 2009?
Last updated: 17 Dec 2014 09:30 GMT
Iran: Extradition of Sydney attacker refused
Tehran says it demanded extradition of Sydney cafe hostage-taker in 2000, but its request was rejected by Australia.
Last updated: 17 Dec 2014 07:32 GMT
What is behind Hamas-Iran rapprochement?
The thawing of relations between Hamas and Iran is of mutual interest.
Fatima Ahmad Alsmadi
Last updated: 16 Dec 2014 14:39 GMT
Opposition seizes key bases in Syria's north
At least 31 Syrian soldiers and 12 opposition fighters were killed in the battle for Wadi al-Daif and al-Hamdiyah bases.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2014 14:14 GMT
Australia mourns Sydney cafe siege victims
Crowds gather in the city's business district where three people, including hostage-taker, died in police operation.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2014 07:40 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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