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Arab League: Legitimising Syria's opposition
How significant is the representation of the Syrian opposition in the Arab League for the ongoing conflict?
Last updated: 27 Mar 2013 11:28 GMT
Turkey and Syria's deteriorating relations
As Turkey seeks to deploy Patriot missiles along their shared border, Syria calls the move "an act of provocation".
Last updated: 25 Nov 2012 11:29 GMT
Syrian ceasefire: Going up in smoke
As a temporary truce to mark the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha fails, what are the prospects for peace in Syria?
Last updated: 28 Oct 2012 11:03 GMT
What happened in Houla?
We ask how a once serene part of Syria became the scene of events that shocked the world.
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Last updated: 16 Aug 2012 13:33 GMT
Is Iran's show of force a real threat?
As it conducts missile tests, we ask if Iran will give up its nuclear programme in exchange for removal of sanctions.
Last updated: 06 Jul 2012 11:42 GMT
Nayef's conservative policies to outlive him
Prince's uncompromising views on domestic opposition and regional affairs are shared by many Saudi royals.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2012 20:43 GMT
Is Bahrain's reform real or cosmetic?
As the government is praised for implementing reform, we ask if the country has embarked on the path to real change.
Last updated: 21 Mar 2012 09:49 GMT
One year later, Bahrain slow to reform
The government has taken few steps to implement the recommendations of an independent inquiry into last year's unrest.
Last updated: 14 Feb 2012 05:25 GMT
Has the Arab League failed in Syria?
As violence continues despite the presence of Arab League observers, we ask if it is time for the UN to step in.
Last updated: 08 Jan 2012 11:08 GMT
Is Iran still defiant?
We ask if Tehran's missile tests and threats to close a vital oil route mark a new chapter in the Iran-US standoff.
Last updated: 03 Jan 2012 10:30 GMT
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