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Syria: A failure for humanity
The international community's inaction continues to give Syrians the message that their human worth is insignificant.
2013 IN REVIEW
Last updated: 27 Dec 2013 16:41 GMT
Al-Qaeda leader in Syria speaks to Al Jazeera
In his first-ever media interview, Abu Mohammed al-Joulani, leader of Jabhat al-Nusra, says conflict is nearing end.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2013 01:16 GMT
Syrian fighter defects to Qaeda-linked group
Once-powerful Free Syrian Army commander Saddam al-Jamal has pledged allegiance to ISIL fighters.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2013 14:27 GMT
Iran's reformists seek opportunity in poll
The 2009 elections ignited huge anti-government protests and crackdowns, but where has Iran's Green Wave gone?
Last updated: 11 Jun 2013 15:46 GMT
Newlyweds fight together on Syria frontline
A couple fighting against government forces discover love and tie the knot amid death and destruction.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2013 13:10 GMT
Teaching Quran to escape Syria torture horror
Unable to witness horrific abuses, intelligence officer flees to hometown to teach Islam to children instead.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2013 09:42 GMT
UN official: Syria death toll data reliable
Middle East human rights chief tells Al Jazeera that UN's estimate that 5,000 people have died in Syria is credible.
Last updated: 14 Dec 2011 13:38 GMT
Syrian activists' dangerous haven in Lebanon
Bashar al-Assad's crackdown on dissent has reportedly spread to Lebanon, as activists in exile are targeted.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2011 21:52 GMT
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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.
Israel's Operation Protective Edge is the third major offensive on the Gaza Strip in six years.
American Muslims' ongoing civil rights fight
Muslims and Arabs in the US say they face discrimination in many areas of life, 13 years after the 9/11 attacks.
Rainy season worsens South Sudan crisis
At one UN site alone, approximately four children below the age of five are dying each day.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Gaza through the distorted lens of French media
How will China deal with growing anger over pollution?
The hidden hands behind East-West tug of war in Ukraine
On men and war
The rape of Gaza
Russia: RIP freedom of speech?
In Pictures: Malaria outbreak in Indian state
With more than 100 dead, India's northeastern Tripura state continues to battle outbreak of mosquito-borne disease.
In Pictures: Ukraine's collateral damage
Around 800 people have lost their lives in the Ukrainian conflict since mid-April.
In Pictures: Gaza civilians pay price of war
Dozens of Palestinians wounded by Israeli bombings in Gaza are now seeking treatment at East Jerusalem hospitals.
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