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Lebanon wary of fighters returning from Syria
As government casts dragnet for would-be 'terrorists', residents with ties to Syrian rebel groups flee farther north.
Last updated: 21 Jul 2014 12:41 GMT
The myth of the caliphate and the Islamic State
The most powerful weapon against extremism is the knowledge that Islamic empires were not sustained by armies alone.
Last updated: 10 Jul 2014 11:48 GMT
Fearing and fleeing in Pakistan
More than 2.3 million have been forced from their homes across the conflict-ridden northwest since 2009.
Last updated: 05 Mar 2014 06:19 GMT
Top al-Qaeda suspect dies in Lebanese custody
Majid al-Majid, the alleged leader of Abdullah Azzam Brigades, dies from kidney failure according to state sources.
Last updated: 04 Jan 2014 19:05 GMT
Lebanon 'holds' al-Qaeda linked group leader
Majid allegedly leads the group that claimed responsibility for the bombings that targeted Iran's embassy in Lebanon.
Last updated: 01 Jan 2014 11:25 GMT
Al-Shabab, the global jihad, and terrorism without borders
The Westgate attack is part of a global strategy by militant groups, and to counter them, a new way forward is needed.
Daniel E Agbiboa
Last updated: 24 Sep 2013 14:17 GMT
UAE confirms oil tanker attack
Explosive-laden dinghy hit Japanese tanker in Strait of Hormuz, state news agency says.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2010 12:27 GMT
Al-Qaeda ally claims tanker attack
Group says suicide bomber carried out attack on Japanese tanker in Strait of Hormuz.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2010 07:04 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
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Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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