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Dozens killed in Syria air raid on rebel town
Children among dozens dead in Azaz, 45km north of Aleppo, after attacks reduce a row of residential homes to rubble.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2012 11:22 GMT
Syria warplanes hammer rebel border town
Dozens of people, including children, reported killed by air strikes on rebel-held Azaz town some 45km north of Aleppo.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2012 01:09 GMT
UN says Syria plan on 'track' amid violence
Mediator Kofi Annan's office speaks of "small signs of compliance" with truce even as renewed violence is reported.
Last updated: 04 May 2012 16:06 GMT
UN observer chief urges end to Syria violence
Norwegian Major General Robert Mood calls on all sides to cease hostilities as he arrives in Damascus.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2012 02:14 GMT
Al-Shabab claims peacekeepers' killings
Somali anti-government fighters display what they say are bodies of more than 70 Burundian soldiers killed in battle.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2011 20:22 GMT
Syria's symphony of scorn
Criticism of the Assad regime spreads wider, as families grieve for protesters who have been killed in the crackdown.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2011 13:07 GMT
Armed defenders of Syria's revolution
Nir Rosen discusses instances of armed clashes between Syrian army defectors and state security forces.
Last updated: 27 Sep 2011 14:04 GMT
Last-minute push to avert PA UN bid
US envoys arrive in Israel for meetings with Israeli prime minister, while Tony Blair travels to Ramallah to meet Abbas.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2011 21:59 GMT
Palestinian activism energised by Arab Spring
Palestinian activists adapt tactics from uprisings to their own struggle, as tide of Pan-Arabism brings popular support.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2011 16:07 GMT
Gunfire in locked-down Syrian city
Reports of shooting as thousands protest in Homs while Syrian government claims country is facing "armed insurrection".
Last updated: 19 Apr 2011 04:34 GMT
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