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Obama's IS plan and its Middle East champions
While Obama's broadcast went out to a US audience, it raised questions on how Obama's Arab partners will fight IS.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2014 13:39 GMT
Islamic State: Common enemy of the Levant
Friends and foes must set aside their differences - even if temporarily - to drive out the Islamic State group.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2014 10:43 GMT
Iraq army advances towards rebel-held Tikrit
Government forces launch operation to retake Tikrit from Islamic State fighters day after Mosul dam is recaptured.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2014 16:40 GMT
Relations sour between Jordan and Iraq
A recent meeting in Amman bringing together Iraq's main Sunni leaders has raised the ire of Baghdad.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2014 08:43 GMT
Saudi Arabia: Don't blame it all on the Islamic State
Saudis see Iran's meddling and unresolved Syrian crisis as main contributors to the turmoil in Iraq.
Mansour Almarzoqi Albogami
Last updated: 09 Jul 2014 11:42 GMT
Iraqi PM offers amnesty to rebel Sunni tribes
Maliki says rebel call for new caliphate threatens entire region as deadly clashes erupt in Shia holy city of Karbala.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2014 09:28 GMT
Sudan dialogue: Enough playing Pollyanna
Sudan's emerging civil society and political opposition need to kick-start their own wider dialogue.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2014 09:30 GMT
Sunni rebels form uneasy alliance with ISIL
Sunni fighters say Maliki government's sectarian policies have forced them to in to an alliance with ISIL.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2014 06:19 GMT
Iraq, Syria and the 'multilateral moment'
If there were ever a moment for the UN to step up to the plate in the Middle East, this is it.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2014 10:27 GMT
Mapping Iraq's fighting groups
A synopsis of the various fighters in Iraq grouped by religion, culture, region, and political agendas.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2014 07:15 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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