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Syria rivals urge probe on 'chemical attack'
Assad regime and opposition demand international inquiry to look into alleged chemical attack near Aleppo city.
Last updated: 20 Mar 2013 18:12 GMT
Turkey 'returns fire' after Syrian shelling
Flare-up comes as Turkish PM issues fresh warning to Syria amid reports of bombardment of Homs by Assad's forces.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2012 21:44 GMT
Syrian forces pound Homs and Aleppo
Regime forces pound the city of Homs in the most intense bombardment in months.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2012 16:28 GMT
UN condemns Syrian shelling of Turkey
Security council overcomes divisions to condemn attack which killed five people in border town.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2012 08:52 GMT
Annan urges UN to 'reunite' on Syria plan
Annan pushes for "consequences" for Syria if it does not follow through with UN calls for ceasefire.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2012 20:49 GMT
UN condemns Syria over Houla massacre
Security Council says the "outrageous use of force" against civilians violated international law.
Last updated: 28 May 2012 05:11 GMT
Counting Syria's dead
The UN says over 5,000 have been killed in the uprising but how difficult is it to accurately assess the death toll?
Last updated: 14 Dec 2011 12:24 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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