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Germany-Turkey diplomatic row intensifies
Ambassadors of both countries summoned after Chancellor Merkel criticised Ankara's crackdown on anti-government rallies.
Last updated: 21 Jun 2013 17:44 GMT
Concerns as UAE shuts down rights groups
Hillary Clinton and German foreign minister speak out after rights groups' offices closed in Dubai and Abu Dhabi.
Last updated: 01 Apr 2012 09:41 GMT
EU may expand anti-piracy mission to beaches
German foreign ministry says bloc is considering allowing attacks on Somali pirate bases on the ground.
Last updated: 06 Jan 2012 07:27 GMT
US: Egypt agrees to halt rights group raids
Egyptian officials assure the US they will stop raids on pro-democracy and human rights groups, state department says.
Last updated: 30 Dec 2011 20:37 GMT
Germany summons Egypt ambassador after raid
Moves come in protest against raid by Cairo officials on rights groups, including foundation with ties to Merkel.
Last updated: 30 Dec 2011 15:30 GMT
'Thousands flee' Latakia assault
Reports of residents rounded up at stadium as they attempt to leave coastal city under attack by Syrian security forces.
Last updated: 15 Aug 2011 19:39 GMT
Bahrain worshippers protest death sentences
Thousands denounce death sentences for anti-government protesters, and solidarity protests in Saudi Arabia and Pakistan.
Last updated: 29 Apr 2011 21:25 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
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Nail polish: Anti-rape or anti-woman?
Three steps to achieve a lasting truce in Israel and Gaza
Netanyahu's miscalculation: Bullish or foolish
South Africa in Edinburgh: The role of post-apartheid art
In Pictures: New Orleans' lingering blight
Nine years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the US' Gulf Coast, New Orleans still struggles to recover.
In Pictures: Gaza celebrates long-term truce
Palestinians welcomed a long-term ceasefire deal between Israel and Hamas, which put a stop to seven weeks of bombings.
In Pictures: Kashmir's spinning trouble
Traditional art suffers as widows in Kashmir conflict are paid by the government at less than the cost of wool.
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