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Obama signs secret order to aid Syria rebels
New order broadly permits CIA and other US agencies to support rebels seeking to depose Bashar al-Assad from power.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2013 13:33 GMT
Shias lose over half of seats in Kuwait polls
Sunni Islamists and liberals earn more seats in the country's sixth parliamentary election in as many years.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2013 06:09 GMT
Kuwait awaits results of parliamentary polls
The polls for 50 parliamentary seats saw opposition boycott against a controversial electoral law by the government.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2013 00:06 GMT
Egypt’s Salafi kingmakers suffer backlash
Egypt's ultraconservative Salafi party, Al Nour, has seen its newfound political ambitions stymied by Morsi's ouster.
Last updated: 21 Jul 2013 13:24 GMT
Egypt freezes Muslim Brotherhood funds
Public prosecutor orders temporary block on assets of senior leaders of Muslim Brotherhood and pro-Morsi groups.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2013 20:47 GMT
Syria's ruling party shakes up leadership
President Bashar al-Assad's Baath party announces leadership change amid conflict that has lasted over two years.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2013 02:36 GMT
Foul sewage flooding raises Palestinian ire
Egypt's military has begun pumping wastewater into Gaza's tunnels with deadly effect in order to wipe out smuggling.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2013 09:47 GMT
Syria and the US: The complicity of silence
As President Barack Obama begins his second term, will the US continue to give mixed messages about Syria?
Last updated: 30 Jan 2013 19:17 GMT
West Bank workers strike over unpaid salaries
Public sector staff strike as some 50,000 employees have not got paid due to Israeli financial sanctions.
Last updated: 19 Dec 2012 12:50 GMT
Are Turkish-Russian ties at risk over Syria?
As tensions between Syria and Turkey rise, we discuss the impact of the ongoing conflict on the region.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2012 13:20 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
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.
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Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
Cyberwars on the Korean Peninsula
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
In Pictures: Re-enacting Jesus' crucifixion
Easter celebrations in one Philippine village include re-enacting the events leading up to the death of Jesus.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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