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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
Syria: Only diplomacy can stop the war
Outside powers should stop military involvement and support new diplomatic initiative.
Last updated: 26 Jun 2012 22:47 GMT
Don't let Syria become Libya
UN Secretary General Kofi Annan must be allowed to mediate a real peace in Syria in lieu of a Libya-style redux.
Last updated: 01 May 2012 17:22 GMT
Dictatorship, military intervention and false binaries in Syria
Any external military intervention would devastate Syria due to intended and unintended consequences, writes scholar.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2012 10:20 GMT
For Syria, what is 'left'?
The brutal crackdown of the past five months cannot be excused by Syria's resistance credentials.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2011 10:55 GMT
The convenience of amnesia among the powerful
The Syrian regime's disregard for historical and contextual applicability to its predicament explains its violence.
Last updated: 03 May 2011 12:43 GMT
Ending Assad's violent crackdown
International action is beginning to take shape, but will it be enough to deter the crackdown on the Syrian protesters?
Last updated: 30 Apr 2011 12:56 GMT
US denies seeking Assad's ouster
State department says it isn't undermining Syria's regime, after WikiLeaks exposed financing of opposition groups.
Samer Araabi and Jim Lobe
Last updated: 19 Apr 2011 14:42 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'other' Kurds fighting the Islamic State
Tariq Ramadan and the reconfiguration of Islamic authority on Web 2.0
Modi's 100 days: Biding his time, circling the wagons
Erosion of Hong Kong's core values
From a failed elite to a farce in Somalia
Abdi Ismail Samatar
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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