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The rise of Syria's Kurds
Kurds declare autonomous zone in northern Syria despite some objections from brethren in Iraq.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2014 12:48 GMT
Kurdish leader makes historic Turkey visit
The much-heralded trip takes place at a momentous time for relations between Turkey and Iraqi Kurdistan.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2013 14:48 GMT
Syria opposition says armed Kurds 'hostile'
Syrian National Council's statement comes after groups that control parts of the country's north proclaimed self-rule.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2013 19:31 GMT
Fighting intensifies in northern Syria
Government forces and rebels clash in Idlib province amid fears the country is disintegrating along sectarian lines.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2013 19:54 GMT
Turkey's moves in Somalia unnerve al-Shabaab
A recent attack on the Turkish mission in Mogadishu has worried diplomats and foreign students.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2013 10:42 GMT
Where do Syria's Kurds stand?
As Kurdish fighters battle groups linked to al-Qaeda, we examine their role in the confusing and bloody conflict.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2013 12:43 GMT
War in Syria inspires Kurdish unity
Northern Syria sees battles between Kurds and al-Qaeda-inspired groups, as Kurds prepare for election and autonomy.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2013 17:15 GMT
Foreign policy implications of the Kurdish peace for Turkey
The process enables a less-securitised political climate and the opportunity to create a more liberal justice system.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2013 13:17 GMT
Syrian Kurdish fighters reportedly seize post
Syrian Observatory says al-Qaeda-affiliated fighters expelled from a checkpoint in the northeast of the country.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2013 13:51 GMT
Kurdish fighters 'seize' Syrian border town
At least 29 killed in fighting between Kurdish and Al-Nusra Front fighters in northern Syria in past two days, NGO says.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2013 15:00 GMT
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In Pictures: Tensions bubble in east Ukraine
Pro-Russia separatist fighters refuse to disarm despite an agreement by the US, EU, Russia and Ukraine.
In Pictures: Thailand's Songkran festival
Political divisions are forgotten as New Year is celebrated with a wet and wild nationwide water fight.
In Pictures: Residents mourn Aswan violence
Egyptians mourn in Aswan after several days of clan fighting earlier this month left 23 people dead and 40 injured.
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