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Egypt crisis strains US-Saudi ties
Some analysts believe Saudi Arabia's strong support for Egypt's military government has put Washington in a bind.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2013 10:34 GMT
Al-Qaeda messages sparked US embassy closures
Intercepted talks between two senior al-Qaeda leaders prompted closure of many diplomatic missions, US report says.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2013 08:53 GMT
Bonn talks on Afghanistan: Doomed to fail?
Without Pakistan and the Taliban at the table, most observers believe conference on Afghanistan will have little impact.
Last updated: 05 Dec 2011 09:17 GMT
The Iranian dilemma
If Israel were to attack Iran it would be disastrous for the US; negotiations must be the first resort.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2010 08:16 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.
Lulu: Fake feminism for the 'hashtag generation'
Zeynep Zileli Rabanea
Diaoyu islands: Torn between two countries
Pakistan's most powerful man?
Malik Ayub Sumbal
The best option to settle the CAR crisis?
Why was Arafat killed?
In pictures: A tale of three cities
We investigate how three key Afghan cities are being affected by the gradual withdrawal of American troops.
'Hotels of death' in Indian holy city
Designated hotels in Varanasi cater to only the old and the infirm, waiting to die and attain "salvation".
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.
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