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Rwanda bars France from genocide ceremony
French ambassador to Rwanda banned from attending event amid diplomatic row over France's role in the 1994 genocide.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2014 11:27 GMT
UN chief says CAR peacekeepers 'overwhelmed'
Ban, in a brief visit to CAR, says the AU mission is under-resourced and overwhelmed by the sheer scale of the need.
Last updated: 06 Apr 2014 03:30 GMT
Climate change 'complicates' global security
Top scientists say climate change will complicate and worsen global security problems such as wars and refugees.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2014 07:08 GMT
Kuwait summit: Arab unity or disunity?
Behind customary public pronouncements, representatives from the 22-member League of Arab States clashed in private.
Joseph A Kechichian
Last updated: 27 Mar 2014 18:36 GMT
Watchdog: Half of Syria's chemicals removed
Chemical weapons agency says 53.6 percent of stockpiles have been destroyed or shipped overseas.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2014 06:59 GMT
Security Council to meet on N Korea missiles
UN Security Council will discuss response to latest rocket test launches from Pyongyang, officials say.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2014 00:58 GMT
Sri Lankans still searching for missing sons
UN considers independent inquiry into rights abuses in Sri Lanka war which left 100,000 dead and many missing.
Last updated: 26 Mar 2014 14:14 GMT
UN chief says both sides in Syria block aid
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says government and opposition failing to honour resolution allowing aid groups access.
Last updated: 25 Mar 2014 02:45 GMT
Putin signs Crimea annexation into law
Formal annexation follows approval of treaty by Russian parliament on the day Ukraine capped landmark alliance with EU.
Last updated: 22 Mar 2014 22:23 GMT
Clashes erupt in Syria's Assad home province
Fighting erupts between rebels and government loyalists in Assad's home province near Turkish border.
Last updated: 22 Mar 2014 21:27 GMT
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Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
On the record: Journalism is not a crime
Colleagues of detained Al Jazeera journalists press demands for their release, 100 days after their arrest in Egypt.
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Palestine as an exclusively Jewish issue in the US
Afghanistan's fleeting 'Camelot' moment
Crackdown on journalists: State security vs human rights
Ukraine crisis: What's the UN doing about it?
Overcoming the Arab-Persian divide: Who owns the Gulf?
Remembering referendums: Tatarstan and Crimea
In Pictures: Re-enacting Jesus' crucifixion
Easter celebrations in one Philippine village include re-enacting the events leading up to the death of Jesus.
In Pictures: Indian Jewish tribe heads 'home'
Members from Bnei Menashe tribe, recognised by Israel as descendants of lost tribes, set to reunite with roots.
In Pictures: Palestinians celebrate Easter
Barred from accessing Jerusalem, Palestinian-Christians marked Easter holiday with a joyous parade in Ramallah.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
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An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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