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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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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
Cuba's war on Ebola
Stop blaming the Nepali guides
Investing in Africa on its own terms
In the battle of papal politics, Pope Francis will triumph
Libya: The war nobody can win
An intellectual giant: Ali Mazrui (1933-2014)
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