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Final cargo of chemical arms leaves Syria
Global watchdog says last of declared stockpile en route to US ship for destruction at sea.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2014 05:10 GMT
Iraq steps up offensive against rebels
Security forces try to reclaim ground lost to Sunni rebels led by ISIL, as a US carrier strike group heads to the Gulf.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2014 23:30 GMT
Obama meets Syria opposition leader Jarba
US president meets Syrian National Coalition leader in show of support for embattled foes of President Assad.
Last updated: 14 May 2014 13:06 GMT
Syria mediator Brahimi announces resignation
UN-Arab League envoy Lakhdar Brahimi to step down on May 31, largely out of frustration with Assad's plans to hold vote.
Last updated: 14 May 2014 03:40 GMT
Syria presidential campaign opens
President Assad is widely expected to win the June 3 vote, with two other relatively unknown candidates on the ballot.
Last updated: 11 May 2014 20:16 GMT
Australian mother charged over 'Syria links'
Woman charged with supporting "hostile activities" in a foreign country after trying to board flight from Sydney.
Last updated: 05 May 2014 09:34 GMT
Syrian rebels set to withdraw from Homs
Hundreds of besieged fighters due to leave under terms of ceasefire which would hand regime forces control of city.
Last updated: 03 May 2014 12:51 GMT
Diplomat says Syria hiding some chemical arms
Senior Western diplomat tells Reuters that intelligence shows Syria hiding weapons as deadline for scrapping them nears.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2014 09:39 GMT
Syria presidential date fixed for June 3
Assad, whose term ends on July 17, expected to run and win another seven-year term in office despite the conflict.
Last updated: 21 Apr 2014 11:01 GMT
War-torn Syria plans to hold elections
Despite widespread death, destruction and displacement, Assad government will hold presidential polls by July.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2014 10:38 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
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Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
In Pictures: India's water crisis deepens
As Global Water Week kicks off in Stockholm, world's second most populous city, New Delhi fights for water every day.
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