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Al-Shabab, the global jihad, and terrorism without borders
The Westgate attack is part of a global strategy by militant groups, and to counter them, a new way forward is needed.
Daniel E Agbiboa
Last updated: 24 Sep 2013 14:17 GMT
Sinai group says it was Israeli drone target
Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis claims four of its members were killed in missile strike in northern Egypt region.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2013 12:00 GMT
Deadly air strike reported in Sinai
At least five suspected armed fighters killed in what sources claimed to be an Israeli drone strike.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2013 21:31 GMT
Profile: Shokri Belaid
Slain politician was a critic of President Ben Ali who, post-revolution, became a vocal opponent of ruling Islamists.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2013 06:29 GMT
France launches Mali military intervention
President Hollande confirms French forces are supporting Bamako's counter-offensive against al-Qaeda-linked fighters.
Last updated: 11 Jan 2013 20:06 GMT
Yemen's President Saleh arrives in US
Washington says that Ali Abdullah Saleh was granted a visa for purely medical reasons.
Last updated: 29 Jan 2012 04:53 GMT
Profile: Recep Tayyip Erdogan
In power since 2002, Erdogan's Islamist-leaning Justice and Development Party, has overseen unprecedented prosperity.
Last updated: 27 May 2011 10:49 GMT
Ethiopia denies Somalia incursion
Ethiopia has denied that its troops crossed into Somalia on Saturday to protect the interim government seat of Baidoa from an attack by the powerful Islamists movement.
Last updated: 01 Jul 2006 21:16 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
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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The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
Can Nigerian youth destroy Boko Haram's caliphate?
Daniel E Agbiboa
Weekly roundup of #AJOpinion readers' comments
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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