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Iraq retakes more towns from Islamic State
Kurdish forces and Shia armed volunteers kill at least two senior Islamic State fighters as they make military gains.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2014 12:19 GMT
Iraq breaks Islamic State siege of Amerli
Government forces mainly composed of peshmerga fighters enter northern town where thousands of civilians were trapped.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2014 07:15 GMT
Libyan militia storm US embassy in Tripoli
Evacuated embassy compound in the capital raided as fighting rages among rival militias in the North African country.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2014 06:07 GMT
US jets target IS positions in Iraq
Warplanes attack fighters in besieged northern town of Amerli and airdrop humanitarian aid to civilians trapped there.
Last updated: 31 Aug 2014 19:13 GMT
Iraq army battles to lift IS siege of Amerli
Government troops launch operation to take back Shia Turkmen majority town Amerli, besieged by fighters for two months.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2014 22:32 GMT
Feared Colombian militia leader arrested
Armando Perez, who headed militia linked to 5,000 murders and a spate of disappearances, was arrested in Panama.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2014 14:00 GMT
Libya: On the brink of civil war?
Fighting between rival militias threatens to push the country towards collapse.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2014 20:18 GMT
Scores killed as Arab tribes clash in Darfur
At least 70 reported dead after Rezeigat and Maaliya tribes fight over territorial claims in western Sudan region.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2014 17:06 GMT
Warplanes hit Tripoli amid Libya fighting
Renegade general claims responsibility for strikes on rival militia though ownership of planes remains a mystery.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2014 23:30 GMT
'At least 34' massacred in Central Africa
Local sources say suspected ex-Seleka rebels killed at least 34 people ahead of arrival of new peacekeeping force.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2014 15:04 GMT
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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.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
Can Nigerian youth destroy Boko Haram's caliphate?
Daniel E Agbiboa
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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