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Syria rebels seize key Iraq border crossings
Iraq official confirms Free Syria Army has taken crossing of Damascus-Baghdad highway, a vital regional trade route.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2012 14:02 GMT
Syria rebels seize key border crossings
Fighters take control of number of border points with Iraq and Turkey, while clashes continue around Damascus.
Last updated: 20 Jul 2012 12:23 GMT
Saudi prince invests $300m in Twitter
Alwaleed bin Talal and his investment firm seal the deal with the micro-blogging site after months of negotiations.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2011 22:15 GMT
The mythos of Obama and Osama
With his death, Osama bin Laden's name and story will forever be correlated with that of Barack Obama.
Last updated: 02 May 2011 15:16 GMT
Prince gives Sharon 'benefit of doubt'
Prince Al-Walid bin Talal has vowed to give the "benefit of the doubt" to Ariel Sharon, the Israeli prime minister, if he can broker peace between the Jewish state and the Arabs.
Last updated: 05 Dec 2005 15:16 GMT
Acquiring Egypt's movie heritage
Egyptians have always been proud of their 80-year-old movie industry.
Alaa Shahine in Cairo
Last updated: 24 May 2004 09:45 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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Turkey's emerging police state
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