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Syrian rebels lose key Aleppo district
"Tactical retreat" from Salaheddin neighbourhood announced as Syrian opposition gets $7.8m UK aid boost.
Last updated: 10 Aug 2012 17:02 GMT
Syria rebels shell Aleppo airbase
Rebels attack airbase in the country's commercial hub, as activists report deaths in Damascus.
Last updated: 02 Aug 2012 15:29 GMT
Focus: Baghdad's double-decker buses
The Iraqi capital recently launched a fleet of fancy, brand-new buses.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2012 12:23 GMT
Profile: Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula
A profile of the group which has been described as al-Qaeda's most active affiliate.
Last updated: 09 May 2012 11:58 GMT
'Yemeni youth are guarding the revolution'
As disparate groups compete for influence in post-Saleh era, young protesters hold the balance of power.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2011 15:28 GMT
Reports: US intensifying Yemen air raids
US newspaper says the move is aimed at preventing suspected fighters from consolidating power in strife-torn nation.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2011 07:17 GMT
The price of return
The May 15 Nakba protests took a toll on one family in particular, losing a son who made the ultimate sacrifice.
Last updated: 26 May 2011 09:46 GMT
Anger in Syria over security crackdown
Anti-government protesters regroup following a huge crackdown by security forces which claimed at least 20 lives.
Last updated: 26 Mar 2011 12:47 GMT
Deaths as Syrian forces fire on protesters
At least 20 killed near Daraa, a witness tells Al Jazeera, as anti-government protesters defy security crackdown.
Last updated: 26 Mar 2011 07:56 GMT
The role of Awakening councils
Programme of Sunni militias was a key factor in Iraq's improved security, but also empowered dubious local strongmen.
Secret Iraq Files
Last updated: 24 Oct 2010 15:34 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
ISIL and the French diplomatic renaissance
Back for more: The US and Iraq
The new 'robocops' policing the poor
Afghan elections: Why the candidates can't reach a deal
Russia: We warned the Americans about Islamic State
The face that launched a thousand tweets
Mary Jane Baxter
In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
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