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The perils of China's Silk Road revival
China aims to put a modern twist on the ancient Silk Road in a move to boost trade with Europe, but obstacles remain.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2014 11:04 GMT
When the fighters come home
The threat posed to UK security by returning 'jihadists' is slimmer than official assessments suggest.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2014 07:00 GMT
Beyond al-Qaeda: 13 years after 9/11
We are used to so-called terrorist states; but state-like terrorists have been rarer.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2014 11:36 GMT
Putin addresses Russia's parliament in Crimea
Move by Russian leader seen as assurance to the annexed region that it is important to Kremlin.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2014 11:53 GMT
Egypt and the Palestinians: Friends or foes?
Even as Egypt ships aid to the beleaguered Gaza Strip, some question Cairo's commitment to the Palestinian cause.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2014 08:43 GMT
Iraq divided over control of Kirkuk
Baghdad has accused the Kurdistan Regional Government of using the chaos in Iraq to seize control of the disputed city.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2014 12:14 GMT
The myth of the caliphate and the Islamic State
The most powerful weapon against extremism is the knowledge that Islamic empires were not sustained by armies alone.
Last updated: 10 Jul 2014 11:48 GMT
Iraq: The money behind the rebellion
We follow the money trail to see where the ISIL rebels get their funding from and what that means for the region.
Counting the Cost
Counting the Cost
Last updated: 02 Jul 2014 12:55 GMT
Iraq prime minister's air power obsession
There is tragic irony when it comes to understanding the use of air power in quelling rebellions in Iraq.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2014 14:46 GMT
The US and Iraqi Kurds: Good will hunting?
Iraqi Kurds seethe as US tells them to put aside independence dreams - for now.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2014 10:40 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
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.
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Back for more: The US and Iraq
The new 'robocops' policing the poor
Afghan elections: Why the candidates can't reach a deal
Russia: We warned the Americans about Islamic State
The face that launched a thousand tweets
Mary Jane Baxter
Obama's war and the Mosul variable
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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