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Russia's burgeoning ISIL problem
As many as 2,500 people from Russia's restive North Caucasus region have become fighters in Syria and Iraq.
Last updated: 10 Dec 2014 09:11 GMT
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
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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