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N Korea willing to take 'positive steps'
Top North Korean envoy meets China's Xi Jinping in an apparent effort to mend fences between Pyongyang and Beijing.
Last updated: 24 May 2013 18:38 GMT
Russia PM wants Pussy Riot members freed
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says he detests their act, but that the women band members should be released.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2012 05:59 GMT
Denmark 'demands' release of Bahrain activist
Danish prime minister says Shia hunger striker in "very critical" condition, as doubts cloud upcoming Formula One race.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2012 20:24 GMT
Policemen injured in Bahrain blast
Seven wounded in explosion during a protest for the release of an activist on a two-month hunger strike.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2012 00:03 GMT
Concern mounts for Bahrain hunger striker
Family and lawyer of jailed activist Abdul Hadi al-Khawaja say days without contact have raised fears for his health.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2012 19:28 GMT
Bahrain not to transfer jailed activist
Rejects request from Copenhagen to hand over Abdulhadi al-Khawaja, who is also a Danish citizen.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2012 12:00 GMT
Bahrain mulls Denmark plan for hunger striker
Abdulhadi al-Khawaja may be transferred to custody of country where he also has citizenship as protest enters 59th day.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2012 18:29 GMT
Bahrainis rally in support of hunger striker
Abdulhadi al-Khawaja moved to army hospital nearly two months into hunger strike, as thousands protest his detention.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2012 10:30 GMT
Thousands of protesters swell Yemen's streets
Hundreds of thousands of people rally in Sanaa to demand the president stand down, as a soldier is killed in Taez.
Last updated: 12 Aug 2011 20:17 GMT
Island states urge climate action
Small nations fear rising seas might wipe them off the map.
Last updated: 08 Dec 2007 12:50 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
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Why Was Arafat Killed?
The rise and rise of Islamic music
Is Croatia's 'yes' vote tyranny of the majority?
Jewish suffering, Palestinian suffering
Ukraine: A victim of Euro-Russian divide?
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
A temporary truce in Thai protests
Tensions ease between police and anti-government demonstrators as country pauses to observe king's birthday.
In Pictures: Troubled paradise of Kashmir
Kashmir's inherent beauty remains undiminished despite years of conflict that has swept the region.
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