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The US has a new friend in the region: Iran
A calculated strategic swap of allegiances as Iran replaces Saudi Arabia as the United States' favoured regional ally?
Last updated: 11 Nov 2014 11:13 GMT
Yemen's Southerners see hope in Houthis' rise
Yemen’s southern secessionists will revive plans for independence amid internal divisions and Houthi ascendency.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2014 11:41 GMT
Guantanamo board backs release of Yemeni
Ali Ahmed al-Rahizi could theoretically be repatriated, but dozens of Yemenis also approved for transfer remain jailed.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2014 06:15 GMT
Preserving a UAE village 'frozen in time'
Untouched for decades, the unique landscape of Jazirat al-Hamra needs to be protected.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2014 14:01 GMT
Four killed in Saudi police raid
Two Saudi security officers and two people they were trying to detain are killed in a gunfight east of the kingdom.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2014 18:25 GMT
Sudan and S Sudan agree to protect oilfields
Sudan and South Sudan agree to consider setting up a joint force to protect vital oilfields during the crisis.
Last updated: 07 Jan 2014 14:53 GMT
Bashir meets South Sudan leader over Abyei
Sudanese leader visits his southern counterpart on trip seeking to resolve dispute over enclave claimed by both nations.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2013 23:44 GMT
Yemen blames al-Qaeda for troop deaths
Five soldiers killed and many more wounded in Rada despite early warning and increased security measures.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2013 02:24 GMT
'Khat' comeback allows Somalis to chew on
Business for women sellers of stimulant banned by al-Shabab has boomed since the armed group was driven out.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2013 09:46 GMT
Scotland's Muslim voice in secession debate
Muslims will play a significant role in deciding if their future is in the United Kingdom, or an independent Scotland.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2012 07:12 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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