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Fatal gunfight near Yemen presidential palace
At least four soldiers and three gunmen killed in two attacks on checkpoints outside the presidential palace in Sanaa.
Last updated: 09 May 2014 18:14 GMT
Lebanese PM unveils national unity cabinet
Government formed after 10 months of stalemate due to deep divisions, mostly over Syria's civil war.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2014 15:31 GMT
Egypt punishes Gaza's Brotherhood supporters
Rafah crossing between Egypt and Gaza shut down after Morsi's overthrow, stranding Palestinians.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2013 15:01 GMT
Mubarak retrial judge withdraws from case
Mostafa Abdullah says he does not want to "embarrass" himself, referring Egyptian ex-president's case to appeals court.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2013 18:46 GMT
Retrial of Egypt's Mubarak begins
Former president and other senior officials will face second trial on charges of complicity in murder of protesters.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2013 08:16 GMT
Somalia gravediggers grieve improved security
As decades of violence give way to peace, Somalis whose work depended on death are facing hard times.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2013 08:26 GMT
Lebanon opposition adrift in wake of funeral
Reaction to the violence suggests coalition wanted to avoid widespread unrest in the wake of Wissam al-Hassan's death.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2012 03:31 GMT
Saddam's brutality still haunts Iraqi Kurds
Relatives and friends share their grief as bodies of 730 victims of infamous Anfal campaign are reburied.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2012 13:28 GMT
Director General accepts Roosevelt award
Ahmed bin Jassim bin Mohamed al-Thani speaks after collecting Roosevelt Foundation’s freedom of speech award.
Last updated: 12 May 2012 18:24 GMT
Looking to leave: Young Iraqis scarred by war
After decades of war and sanctions, many young Iraqis think their country's prospects are bleak.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2011 09:46 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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In Pictures: Floods ravage Pakistan
Al Jazeera visits Multan in Pakistan which has been inundated with floodwaters affecting more than 2.2 million people.
In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
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