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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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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The outlaw state of Israel, part I
Putin's Soviet 'therapy' for Crimea
Australia: Child refugees' moral 'blackmail'
The rise of Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions
Ebola outbreak: We need information, not panic
Moderate or zealot on Israel: No real difference
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
In Pictures: Thailand's Buddhist detox centre
The Wat Tham Krabok monastery is Thailand's largest free drug rehabilitation facility.
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