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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
Syrian warplanes 'target crowded market'
Airstrikes kill at least 30 people in village of Atareb in Aleppo province, activist group says.
Last updated: 25 Apr 2014 01:07 GMT
Kenya forces say mall siege in final stages
Officials say all hostages freed from Westgate shopping centre in Nairobi, but al-Shabab gunmen are still inside.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2013 18:44 GMT
Battle for control of Nairobi mall rages on
Security forces mount assault on Kenyan shopping centre where al-Shabab fighters are holed up.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2013 21:10 GMT
Al-Shabab commander speaks to Al Jazeera
Commander says Somali-based group is taking orders from al-Qaeda in "conflict against international Christian crusade".
Last updated: 23 Sep 2013 20:39 GMT
Kenya forces mount assault to end mall siege
Heavy gunfire heard from Nairobi shopping centre where al-Shabab fighters are holding hostages.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2013 19:01 GMT
Iraq's 'al-Qaeda chief' arrested
Officials say counter-terrorism forces have arrested Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, head of the Islamic State of Iraq.
Last updated: 02 Dec 2012 19:33 GMT
Syrians in Turkey camps desperate to return
Refugees grow weary of difficult living conditions within camps as bloody conflict rages inside Syria.
Last updated: 24 Oct 2012 10:02 GMT
Italian court upholds CIA rendition verdict
US ordered to extradite 23 CIA agents for their roles in kidnapping an Egyptian Muslim cleric in 2003.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2012 19:50 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 'other' Kurds fighting the Islamic State
Tariq Ramadan and the reconfiguration of Islamic authority on Web 2.0
Modi's 100 days: Biding his time, circling the wagons
Erosion of Hong Kong's core values
From a failed elite to a farce in Somalia
Abdi Ismail Samatar
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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