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Turkey's rock 'n' roll imam spurs controversy
Country's religious authority investigating whether Ahmet Muhsin Tuzer's music is 'un-Islamic', as band faces threats.
Last updated: 03 Dec 2013 15:33 GMT
Egypt's ability to democratise hangs in the balance
If Egypt wants to democratise, then it needs to adopt truth, memory, and justice initiatives.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2013 18:21 GMT
Turkey suffers third night of clashes
Police fire tear gas and plastic pellets in Istanbul to break up thousands of demonstrators angry at death of protester.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2013 05:41 GMT
Erdogan's presidential ambitions
Turkey's PM faces constitutional and electoral challenges if he wants to become president.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2013 18:32 GMT
A response to Joseph Massad's 'Hamas and the old/new American Crescent'
The US and its allies spent decades and billions to prevent the arrival of the Islamists to power, but have failed.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2012 10:07 GMT
Reconsidering Turkish foreign policy in the AKP years
Turkey has a long way to go before it corrects many forms of "discrimination against women wearing headscarves".
Last updated: 22 Aug 2012 08:53 GMT
The new Ottomans
Can Turkey strike a balance between the country's modern, secular aspirations and its deep-rooted Islamic identity?
Last updated: 22 Jul 2012 11:01 GMT
Turkish ex-army chief held in jail for trial
Court orders General Ilker Basbug to be remanded in custody over charges of bidding to overthrow the government.
Last updated: 06 Jan 2012 20:53 GMT
Ex-army chief to be questioned in Turkey
Prosecutor sends notice to General Ilker Basbug in connection with alleged plot to spread anti-government propaganda.
Last updated: 05 Jan 2012 07:15 GMT
Turkey's regional power play
Recep Tayyip Erdogan's 'Arab Spring' tour is timed to increase Turkey's regional influence.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2011 09:30 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Jewish suffering, Palestinian suffering
Ukraine: A victim of Euro-Russian divide?
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
A temporary truce in Thai protests
Tensions ease between police and anti-government demonstrators as country pauses to observe king's birthday.
In Pictures: Troubled paradise of Kashmir
Kashmir's inherent beauty remains undiminished despite years of conflict that has swept the region.
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