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Syria unrest mars UN truce amid mass protests
Activists say troops fired bullets to disperse protesters with more UN observers expected to arrive in the country soon.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2012 19:25 GMT
US calls for tough action against Syria
Secretary of State Clinton urges Security Council to adopt arms embargo, even as Syria agrees to terms for UN observers.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2012 13:44 GMT
Syria urged to implement peace plan
Arab League meeting calls on Syria to stick to ceasefire plan, and voices fears that Damascus could be playing for time.
Last updated: 18 Apr 2012 08:03 GMT
Annan in talks with Arab ministers on Syria
Kofi Annan, the UN-Arab League special envoy, is briefing Arab League on plans to end conflict raging despite ceasefire.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2012 17:28 GMT
Fresh reports of shelling in Syria
Activists report attacks in Busra al-Harir and Homs, as head of UN monitors says reaching hotspots will take time.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2012 11:35 GMT
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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.
Israel's Operation Protective Edge is the third major offensive on the Gaza Strip in six years.
American Muslims' ongoing civil rights fight
Muslims and Arabs in the US say they face discrimination in many areas of life, 13 years after the 9/11 attacks.
Rainy season worsens South Sudan crisis
At one UN site alone, approximately four children below the age of five are dying each day.
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In Pictures: Ramadan in Kashmir
As Ramadan is observed with religious fervor, preparations to mark last phase have begun in India-administered Kashmir.
In Pictures: World's highest-paid athletes
Forbes revealed a list of the highest-paid athletes in the world today. Here, we share the top 10 from that list.
In Pictures: Childbirth under Israeli attack
The emergency department of Gaza's al-Shifa hospital takes in between 25-50 pregnant women per day.
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