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Afghanistan in the shadow of Ahmad Shah Massoud
The story of 9/11 is in reality the story of the legendary Afghan freedom fighter Ahmad Shah Massoud.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2014 11:13 GMT
Israel launches air raids on Gaza
No injuries reported after Israel said it hit northern Gaza in response to rockets fired by Palestinian fighters.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2013 23:29 GMT
UN condemns attack on Iranian exile camp
Ban Ki-moon demands investigation by Iraqi authorities into deadly attack on dissident base that left at least six dead.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2013 05:46 GMT
Rocket attack kills Iranian exiles in Iraq
Five deaths reported after rockets hit camp outside Baghdad housing members of opposition MEK group.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2013 20:20 GMT
France confirms failed Somali hostage rescue
French soldier killed and one missing in unsuccessful raid to free French captive held by rebel fighters in south.
Last updated: 13 Jan 2013 06:05 GMT
Palestinians killed in Israeli air strike
Two killed and a child wounded in northern town, in what Israel claims was an attack on an al-Qaeda-inspired group.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2012 07:19 GMT
Afghan photographers shoot to glory
A band of photojournalists are winning praise and helping to keep the world's focus on the embattled nation.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2012 14:50 GMT
Long history of Iran's opposition
A look at opposition groups in Iran since the 1979 revolution that toppled the Shah.
Last updated: 01 Mar 2012 15:33 GMT
Iran exiles moved to 'transit site' in Iraq
Members of Iranian opposition group moved from Camp Ashraf to new base in process aimed at resettling them outside Iraq.
Last updated: 18 Feb 2012 10:23 GMT
Iraq and UN agree on relocating Iran exiles
People's Mujahedeen, one-time allies of Saddam Hussein, yet to decide whether to move out of Camp Ashraf in Diyala.
Last updated: 27 Dec 2011 13:00 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
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
The dramas North Koreans won't see anymore
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