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Kuwaiti police fire tear gas at protesters
Officers break up unauthorised demonstration demanding the release of prominent opposition leader.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2014 04:15 GMT
Bahrain activists urge boycott of F1 race
Centre for Human Rights calls for cancellation of annual sporting event, linking it to rights violations.
Last updated: 05 Apr 2014 16:19 GMT
Here is how Jordan escaped the Arab Spring
The kingdom has exploited the chaos in the region to guarantee the perpetuation of the status quo.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2014 09:09 GMT
Aid enters besieged Palestinian camp in Syria
Food aid reaches Yarmouk refugee camp in Damascus for first time in four months after reports of deaths due to hunger.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2014 17:05 GMT
Afghanistan's 'five thousand martyrs'
A list published by an Afghan newspaper brings closure to families who lost loved ones during country's communist rule.
Ali M Latifi
Last updated: 09 Oct 2013 12:41 GMT
Eastern Afghanistan struggles for power
Being supplied with electricity in Jalalabad requires both political and grid connections.
Last updated: 01 Jun 2013 14:36 GMT
Arafat exhumation comes at tense time for PA
Many Palestinians say probe of Arafat's death, and upcoming bid for UN recognition, highlight weakness of PA leadership.
Last updated: 26 Nov 2012 14:12 GMT
Bahrain courts uphold activists' conviction
Abdulhadi al-Khawaja, who went on 110-day hunger strike, among 20 leading opposition figures convicted by appeals court.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2012 14:45 GMT
Egypt denies entry to Bahraini activist
Maryam al-Khawaja has been refused entry by airport security officials for "security reasons".
Last updated: 27 Aug 2012 19:31 GMT
Morsi's election as seen from Palestine
Egypt's neighbours to the north share their fears and expectations of a new era of regional relations.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2012 17:26 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
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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.
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Reappearing the disappeared of Operation Condor
Against the odds: Syria's flourishing mediascape
Enrico De Angelis
Indonesia and the Philippines: A tale of two democracies
Richard Javad Heydarian
It's time for the EU to impose sanctions on Israel
Can international law save Iraq's Yazidis?
Nail polish: Anti-rape or anti-woman?
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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