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Cynicism marks Tunisia election lead-up
Many Tunisians are disillusioned by the lack of real change on the ground since Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali was ousted.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2011 11:43 GMT
Tunisian police fire tear gas at protesters
Thousands marching in capital Tunis against a TV station for airing "blasphemous" movie are stopped by police tear gas.
Last updated: 14 Oct 2011 21:21 GMT
Obama pledges support for 'inspiring' Tunisia
US president announces financial aid package, training and development for the North African country.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2011 23:40 GMT
Former Tunisian ruling party loses appeal
The RCD party of ousted president Ben Ali fails in its attempt to overturn court order banning it from July elections.
Last updated: 28 Mar 2011 16:15 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
The best option to settle the CAR crisis?
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The rise and rise of Islamic music
Is Croatia's 'yes' vote tyranny of the majority?
Jewish suffering, Palestinian suffering
Ukraine: A victim of Euro-Russian divide?
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
A temporary truce in Thai protests
Tensions ease between police and anti-government demonstrators as country pauses to observe king's birthday.
In Pictures: Troubled paradise of Kashmir
Kashmir's inherent beauty remains undiminished despite years of conflict that has swept the region.
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