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Sudan expels UN agency chief
Pamela DeLargy, head of UN's Population Fund office in Khartoum, asked to leave for "failing to abide by nation's laws".
Last updated: 09 Apr 2014 15:49 GMT
Lebanese village faces 'existential' battle
The border town of Arsal supports Syria's rebels and fears encirclement by troops loyal to Assad and Hezbollah.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2014 08:58 GMT
Syria's war within a war
What are the consequences of the growing infighting and splintering of opposition groups in the conflict-ridden country?
Last updated: 12 Jan 2014 11:06 GMT
Co-opting the struggle for democracy
The flames of sectarian violence are fanned by governments to distract people from their democratic aspirations.
Last updated: 23 Nov 2013 13:25 GMT
Fresh Iraq violence claims more lives
Three blasts kill at least 26 people in central and western regions.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2013 05:02 GMT
Al-Qaeda claims deadly Eid attacks in Iraq
Front group the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant says it was behind wave of attacks that killed at least 91 people.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2013 22:00 GMT
Al-Qaeda claims attacks on Iraqi prisons
Guards working in Abu Ghraib and Taji prisons helped hundreds of inmates break out of the jails, interior ministry says.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2013 21:50 GMT
Iraqi al-Qaeda chief rejects Zawahiri orders
In new audio recording, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi reaffirms commitment to merging with Syrian opposition al-Nusra Front.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2013 17:29 GMT
Qaeda chief annuls Syrian-Iraqi jihad merger
Al Jazeera obtains Ayman al-Zawahiri's letter addressed to leaders of two jihadi groups to put an end to infighting.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2013 09:29 GMT
Qaeda chief arbitrates Syria’s 'jihad crisis'
Ayman al-Zawahiri rules against merger between Syrian and Iraqi-based groups battling Assad's regime.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2013 09:06 GMT
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French minorities alarmed by far-right wins
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
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Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
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French jihadists in Syria and cyber-indoctrination
Armenian genocide: Turkey has lost the battle of truth
Eastern Ukraine: A new pawn in Putin's dangerous game
South Sudan's massacre among many
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Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
In Pictures: Clowning around in Lebanon camps
Volunteer clowns from Belgium's 'Clowns Without Borders' entertain children in Lebanon's refugee camps.
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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