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The fierce ambition of ISIL's Baghdadi
Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi has risen from anonymity to become the feared leader of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2014 17:51 GMT
ISIL: Rising power in Iraq and Syria
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant has outgrown even al-Qaeda as it seeks to establish a new caliphate.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2014 17:00 GMT
Why British boys are fighting in Syria's war
Brits have been killing - and being killed - in jihadist conflict zones for decades.
Last updated: 12 May 2014 06:54 GMT
Jabhat al-Nusra's rising stock in Syria
Even moderates back group with hard-line fighters despite radical ideology in absence of Western help to topple Assad.
Stephanie d'Arc Taylor
Last updated: 19 May 2013 14:45 GMT
Mali: The 'gentle' face of al-Qaeda
An exclusive report from inside northern Mali.
May Ying Welsh
2012 Year in Review
Last updated: 30 Dec 2012 12:29 GMT
Lessons from the al-Qaeda chronicles: Romney and the attack on women
Women-hating in the US is "not limited to the Republican Party", but can also be found in the "citadels of liberalism".
Last updated: 01 Nov 2012 04:54 GMT
Aleppo: The last battle for Syria
The current fighting in the city marks a turning point in deciding fate of the Assad regime and the uprising in Syria.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2012 17:17 GMT
Tayeb El Safi: Gaddafi's right-hand man
One of Gaddafi's closest aides, entrusted with quashing the uprising in the east, is a little-known figure inside Libya.
Libya on the Line
Last updated: 11 May 2012 17:10 GMT
Q&A: Nir Rosen on Syria's armed opposition
Journalist who recently spent time with fighters says there is no central leadership to the armed resistance.
Al Jazeera staff
Last updated: 13 Feb 2012 18:57 GMT
Shabab fighters 'driven out' of Somali city
At least 18 people killed as Somali and Ethiopian troops seize town after battles with al-Shabab rebels.
Last updated: 31 Dec 2011 17:20 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
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Tunisia: The Arab world's full-fledged democracy?
How we are failing Libya
Admiral Lord West
Hijacking Nigeria's #BringBackOurGirls campaign
It will take more than natural resources for Africa to rise
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