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Can Obama defeat IS in Syria?
Shying away from a previous policy, the US will carry out attacks inside Syria
Last updated: 12 Sep 2014 09:29 GMT
Kurdish rivals unite to fight Islamic State
PKK forces have joined the fighting in Iraq, a move some say could boost tension between Turkey and Iraqi Kurds.
Wladimir van Wilgenburg
Last updated: 16 Aug 2014 08:38 GMT
Kurdish forces eye Islamic State showdown
Islamic State group advances in Sinjar have raised concerns about the Peshmerga's ability to take on the fighters.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2014 08:24 GMT
Egypt political split 'turning more violent'
Eric Trager, Egypt specialist at the Washington Institute for Near East Policy, talks to Al Jazeera.
Last updated: 25 Jan 2014 23:51 GMT
Death toll rises in Syria bombing raid
At least 125 people killed and scores injured by army air raids on rebel districts in Aleppo city.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2013 14:55 GMT
Children dead in Syria 'barrel bombs' attack
At least 76 people, including 28 children, have been killed by army air raids on rebel districts in Aleppo city.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2013 09:03 GMT
Breeding terror in Guantanamo?
The harsh treatment of Guantanamo detainees fuels anti-American sentiment, writes author.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2013 12:34 GMT
The end of the rebel alliance?
Tensions escalate in Syria, as self-declared jihadists say Western-backed moderates may be used against them.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2013 18:05 GMT
The Benghazi link to Tunisia's assassinations
Suspect in killing of two leftist Tunisian politicians was arrested, then released, in US embassy attack.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2013 16:50 GMT
Obama on Syria: The emperor has no policy
Incoherent foreign policy is not unique to this president - it's rooted in the DNA of US political culture.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2013 13:34 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.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Is Britain only for the rich?
Climate activism: A change in approach?
Scotland and other nation-states that would be
Libya: Let the scramble for oil money begin
Turkey's first ladies and the headscarf controversy
Confronting ISIL: Why bombing is doomed to fail
In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
Plagued by pollution, over-fishing and rapid development along the coast, Lebanon's fishermen struggle to make a living.
In Pictures: Sierra Leone's Ebola survivors
Survivors of the disease are often stigmatised after they return to their communities.
In Pictures: Kashmir copes with floods
Volunteers spring up across Srinagar city to help overcome worst flooding in century amid fear of disease outbreak.
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