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Syria 'moderate' rebels lose ground to Qaeda
Fighters from al-Qaeda affiliate Al-Nusra Front drive Western-backed rebels out of their bastion in Idlib province.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2014 11:56 GMT
The things we won't know about ISIL
The media has three choices when covering ISIL - pledge allegiance, risk death or watch from a distance.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2014 07:13 GMT
ISIL ally abducts Frenchman in Algeria
Jund al-Khilafa group threatens to kill Herve Gourdel if Paris continues air attacks on ISIL fighters in Iraq.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2014 06:51 GMT
Algeria's al-Qaeda defectors join IS group
'Soldiers of the Caliphate in Algeria' split from al-Qaeda's North African branch, allying with the Islamic State group.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2014 15:25 GMT
Obama's war and the Mosul variable
Long term viability of Obama's strategy depends on the people of Mosul and their relationship with the Islamic State.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2014 07:25 GMT
Beyond al-Qaeda: 13 years after 9/11
We are used to so-called terrorist states; but state-like terrorists have been rarer.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2014 11:36 GMT
US calls for coalition to 'destroy' IS group
Top diplomatic and defence leaders urge 10 Western nations to help pursue the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2014 21:51 GMT
Al-Qaeda vs Islamic State?
Ayman al-Zawahiri announces new wing of al-Qaeda in South Asia and pledges loyalty to the Taliban.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2014 22:08 GMT
Iraqi soldiers killed in clashes in the north
Five Iraqi soldiers and Kurdish volunteers killed in fighting in Salaheddin that also left seven IS fighters dead.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2014 12:11 GMT
US to pursue IS group to 'gates of hell'
Vice president Joe Biden says US will "bring armed group to justice" after beheading of two American reporters in Iraq.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2014 08:17 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Burkina Faso, African leaders and 'sit-tightism'
Getting Hollywood's nod for Palestinian film
Ecuador's FM wants transnational corporations held accountable
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
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