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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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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
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Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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In Pictures: Floods ravage Pakistan
Al Jazeera visits Multan in Pakistan which has been inundated with floodwaters affecting more than 2.2 million people.
In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
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