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Kerry to sign UN treaty regulating arms trade
US to ratify treaty regulating international conventional arms trade, in a move that could increase pressure on Syria.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2013 19:19 GMT
US working poor struggle with housing costs
In some areas around the US capital, some workers earning minimum wage say they can't afford basic housing.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2013 14:16 GMT
Where a moustache can mean life or death
Easily identified by trademark facial hair, Kakai Kurds in northern Iraq live under constant threat.
Last updated: 08 Sep 2013 13:55 GMT
Exclusive: US security flaws exposed in Libya
Documents show State Department knew of security problems in Benghazi but failed to fix them.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2013 16:40 GMT
US and Syria: The calculus of war
Three questionable justifications and one plausible explanation behind Washington's plans to strike Syria.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2013 07:59 GMT
Western strikes against Syria 'within days'
Syrian opposition reportedly told to expect strikes within days, as US and UK ramp up rhetoric against Assad government.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2013 02:46 GMT
Russia and Iran warn against attack on Syria
Assad's allies say military move would have serious consequences as West weighs punishment for alleged gas attack.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2013 12:24 GMT
Rashid Khalidi: 'Walking dead'
Columbia University professor speaks on how US makes for the worst possible mediator.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2013 17:16 GMT
Matthew Miller: 'Secret for a reason'
We speak to a defender of the Barack Obama administration's crackdown on whistleblowers.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2013 10:17 GMT
Appealing against torture: Deportation, the UK and human rights
David Cameron's administration aims to weaken several key human rights safeguards.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2013 17:44 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
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The rise and rise of Islamic music
Is Croatia's 'yes' vote tyranny of the majority?
Jewish suffering, Palestinian suffering
Ukraine: A victim of Euro-Russian divide?
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
A temporary truce in Thai protests
Tensions ease between police and anti-government demonstrators as country pauses to observe king's birthday.
In Pictures: Troubled paradise of Kashmir
Kashmir's inherent beauty remains undiminished despite years of conflict that has swept the region.
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