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Market blast kills two in Somali capital
Attack, which also wounded seven, comes after al-Shabab threat to step up attacks during fasting month of Ramadan.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2014 09:07 GMT
'The Square': Egypt's three-year tumult
Oscar-nominated documentary explores the 2011 revolution and its lasting legacy in Egypt.
Last updated: 08 Feb 2014 16:38 GMT
Egyptians' missing Ramadan spirit
Political upheaval and economic malaise have diminished holy month celebrations.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2013 17:44 GMT
Maliki's Iraq: Rape, executions and torture
Iraq is wracked by detentions, torture, and executions, and fingers are pointing at Prime Minister Maliki.
Last updated: 19 Mar 2013 14:41 GMT
Somali comic who mocked al-Shabab shot dead
Al-Shabab deny killing Warsame Shire Awale, a popular veteran broadcaster known for poking fun at the armed group.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2012 20:11 GMT
Iraq execution spree under the spotlight
Spate of executions, mass detentions and alleged torture raise concerns over country's human rights situation.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2012 16:23 GMT
Displaced by war, Iraqis mourn lost homes
Hundreds of thousands of Iraqis who fled their neighbourhoods now live in squalor with little hope of returning home.
Last updated: 22 Dec 2011 08:27 GMT
Egyptian expats eye upcoming vote
Doubts persist as to whether nationals abroad will get to vote, despite being granted the right for the first time.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2011 11:04 GMT
Security fears as US plans Iraq exit
Some worry violence could return to the streets of Mosul, an ethnic tinderbox, when American forces leave the country.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2011 09:47 GMT
Defiant Gaddafi vows to defeat NATO
In an audio speech broadcast on state television, the Libyan leader said those seeking his ouster "will be defeated".
Last updated: 18 Jun 2011 05:25 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'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.
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