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Who is stealing Nigeria's oil?
Africa's richest economy faces its worst oil crisis in years as criminal gangs make off with billions in stolen crude.
Counting the Cost
Counting the Cost
Last updated: 13 Sep 2014 17:32 GMT
An independent Kurdistan? Yes, but not so fast
Without Turkey's support, an independent 'Kurdistan' cannot survive in a region where people traditionally bear grudges.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2014 09:11 GMT
ISIL seizure of refinery 'has consequences'
Faith in the Iraqi army's strength is reaching a new low, after ISIL-led rebels seized a major oil refinery in Baiji.
Annabell Van den Berghe
Last updated: 01 Jul 2014 10:54 GMT
Sunni rebels declare new 'Islamic caliphate'
Armed group ISIL changes name to Islamic State, and says its empire extends from Diyala in Iraq to Syria's Aleppo.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2014 07:53 GMT
Iraq's Maliki rules out emergency government
Prime minister says such a move would be "coup", in direct rebuttal of US efforts to tackle rising Sunni rebellion.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2014 06:10 GMT
US military advisers set up base in Baghdad
First of 300 special forces troops in Iraqi capital to help government tackle Sunni rebellion led by ISIL fighters.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2014 09:28 GMT
Kerry holds crisis talks with Iraq's Kurds
US secretary of state urges regional leadership to stand with Baghdad as Sunni fighters in country's north advance.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2014 18:58 GMT
ISIL rebels control Baiji refinery in Iraq
Sources tell Al Jazeera facility taken by ISIL fighters - reports denied by the Iraqi foreign minister.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2014 11:49 GMT
Jordan fears fallout as Iraq crisis worsens
Conflicting reports of capture by armed groups of Karama border crossing heighten security concerns.
Last updated: 23 Jun 2014 18:51 GMT
The fierce ambition of ISIL's Baghdadi
Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has risen from anonymity to become the feared leader of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2014 17:51 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
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Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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ISIL and the French diplomatic renaissance
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The new 'robocops' policing the poor
Afghan elections: Why the candidates can't reach a deal
Russia: We warned the Americans about Islamic State
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In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
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