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ISIL retreats from parts of north Syria
ISIL fighters retreat to the east following ultimatum by rival al-Qaeda faction Nusra to drive them from northern Syria.
Last updated: 28 Feb 2014 14:55 GMT
Syria al-Qaeda leader gives rivals ultimatum
Jabhat al-Nusra chief tells rebel faction ISIL to end infighting in Syria or be "expelled" from the region.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2014 23:30 GMT
Senior al-Qaeda commander killed in Syria
Rebels say Abu Khaled al-Suri, a close aide to al-Qaeda leader Zawahiri, was killed in a suicide bomb attack in Aleppo.
Last updated: 24 Feb 2014 04:23 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
Syria forces surround town after 'defections'
Troops backed by tanks deployed around Rastan after "tens of soldiers" from the area reportedly defected.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2011 12:11 GMT
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Colleagues of detained Al Jazeera journalists press demands for their release, 100 days after their arrest in Egypt.
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Infographic: How India forms a government
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S Korea and the accidental spy
Kenya: Artivists versus the state
The ineptness of geopolitics
Resolving the Gulf crisis
Mansour Almarzoqi Albogami
The revolutionary dials spin in Egypt
East Ukraine: Lessons from other breakaway 'republics'
In Pictures: Battleground Varanasi
Ancient city will see BJP's Narendra Modi and AAP's Arvind Kejriwal face off on May 12 at end of India's polling.
In Pictures: Migrants brave the sea for Italy
In the first three months of the year, 10,962 migrants made the dangerous journey across the Mediterranean Sea to Italy.
In Pictures: Myanmar's census bars Rohingya
Muslim Rohingya are excluded from political representation as a result of not being counted.
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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