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Crimea and unilateral declarations of independence
Will international law prevail in Crimea even if the UN Security Council will never condemn Russia's intervention?
Robert P Barnidge Jr
Last updated: 19 Mar 2014 06:19 GMT
US: Iran can help in Geneva talks on Syria
Secretary of State John Kerry says Iran could play role on sidelines of peace conference even if not formally invited.
Last updated: 05 Jan 2014 22:50 GMT
The 'long journey' to Palestine
Resolution 194 continues to haunt the Palestinian-Israeli conflict 65 years after it was passed.
Last updated: 09 Dec 2013 12:32 GMT
Palestine casts first vote at UN
Palestine's delegation to UN General Assembly casts first ballot in routine vote, saying now closer to full membership.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2013 19:59 GMT
Drone dialogue: Flying in circles?
Transparency and accountability remain out of sight after four major reports question the legality of US drone strikes.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2013 08:21 GMT
Analysis: UN status no panacea for Palestine
A year after being granted UN observer status, the PLO seems no closer to a peace deal with Israel.
Last updated: 08 Oct 2013 15:14 GMT
Iran: Diplomatic charm or harm?
How Iran's new media-savvy president tried to use the UN General Assembly gathering to reshape the country's image.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2013 13:34 GMT
Russia's Putin battles for his Eurasian dream
Some post-Soviet states say Moscow is pressuring them to choose a Russia-led union over EU integration.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2013 12:46 GMT
The US beyond Syria: A reluctant empire?
Empire examines the role of the US in the Middle East as it contemplates its future and fate in the region.
Empire - US Beyond Syria
Last updated: 03 Oct 2013 15:57 GMT
Peace with Iran could be Obama’s Legacy
The President should take note of Nixon's determination in establishing peaceful relations with an antagonistic nation.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2013 06:57 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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