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Hamas re-elects Khaled Meshaal as leader
Election for head of Palestinian faction backed by regional powers Qatar, Egypt and Turkey took place in Cairo.
Last updated: 01 Apr 2013 21:16 GMT
Diplomatic efforts for Gaza truce intensify
With Gaza's death toll at 121, the UN chief calls for end to violence in a meeting with Israeli and Palestinian leaders.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2012 15:09 GMT
Palestinians insist on terms for Israel talks
Foregin minister says Israel must accept terms of reference before negotiations can resume, as suggested by Netanyahu.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2011 08:04 GMT
Netanyahu calls for talks with Palestinians
Israeli PM requests meeting in New York to relaunch "direct negotiations" as Palestinians prepare for UN membership bid.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2011 03:33 GMT
Abbas: 'All hell let loose' over UN state bid
Palestinian president describes reaction to push for full membership as he arrives in New York.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2011 21:37 GMT
Gaza's hospital stock running on near empty
Hospitals in Gaza are forced to cancel operations due to lack of medical supplies as the Israeli blockade continues.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2011 11:52 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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