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UN chief decries escalating crisis in Syria
Ban says violence has reached 'appalling heights', while UN-Arab League envoy says country could become 'failed state'.
Last updated: 01 Dec 2012 01:43 GMT
Libyans rise up against militias' dominance
Benghazi civilans take action, arguing government failed to rein in ultra-conservative groups such as Ansar al-Sharia.
Last updated: 24 Sep 2012 10:58 GMT
Crying wolf, foreign agendas and Israel's role in destabilising Syria
As Assad's brutal crackdown continues on opposition protesters, calls for foreign intervention are becoming more common.
Last updated: 01 Feb 2012 08:34 GMT
Saudi-Syria seek Hariri trial calm
Regional leaders propose a deal aimed at avoiding sectarian unrest if Hezbollah members are indicted by UN-backed court.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2010 15:48 GMT
Regional leaders in Lebanon talks
Saudi Arabia and Syria leaders make a rare joint visit to Lebanon to ease tensions.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2010 15:02 GMT
Turkey and Syria in regional talks
Erdogan and al-Assad meet to discuss next round of Israel-Syria peace negotiations.
Last updated: 05 Aug 2008 15:07 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
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Hijacking Nigeria's #BringBackOurGirls campaign
It will take more than natural resources for Africa to rise
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