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N Korea dismisses uncle of leader Kim Jong-un
Jang Song-thaek, second most powerful man in the country and uncle of Kim Jong-un, is removed for "criminal acts".
Last updated: 10 Dec 2013 12:30 GMT
N Korean leader's powerbroker uncle 'sacked'
South Korean intelligence reports suggest Kim Jong Un's influential uncle was dismissed from his posts.
Last updated: 03 Dec 2013 11:10 GMT
Iraq's Kurdistan backs Turkey peace efforts
Masoud Barzani made the announcement during his first visit to southeastern Turkey since 1992.
Last updated: 17 Nov 2013 10:42 GMT
Syria opposition says armed Kurds 'hostile'
Syrian National Council's statement comes after groups that control parts of the country's north proclaimed self-rule.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2013 19:31 GMT
Turkey police fire tear gas at Kurd protest
Turkish riot police disperse thousands demonstrating at government plans to build a wall along Syrian borders.
Last updated: 07 Nov 2013 15:14 GMT
PKK threatens to renew fight in Turkey
Kurdish commander says armed group will resume uprising unless the Turkish government revives peace process soon.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2013 08:20 GMT
Brazil and Obama's 'Big Brother syndrome'
US surveillance and arrogance are damaging relations with South America's biggest country.
Zeynep Zileli Rabanea
Last updated: 07 Oct 2013 15:19 GMT
PKK 'halts withdrawal' from Turkey
Withdrawal stopped because of failure by government to take steps under a nascent peace process, rebel statement says.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2013 20:54 GMT
Timeline: Turkey's 'Ergenekon' trial
A brief look at the high-profile trial of 275 people accused of plotting against the government.
Last updated: 05 Aug 2013 18:30 GMT
N Korea's military hardware eyed at parade
To mark war anniversary, North Korea holds first military parade since successful launch of long-range rocket.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2013 10:57 GMT
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