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Turkey frees protesters detained over tweets
Dozens of Tweeters in Izmir arrested for posting "misinformation" released as PM prepares to return from overseas trip.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2013 12:05 GMT
Turkish police tear gas protesters in Ankara
Police fire tear gas at thousands of protesters in Ankara, as government defends its handling of protests.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2013 09:23 GMT
What inspires Turkey's protest movement?
Elected government has delivered strong economic growth but activists think prime minister Erdogan has a hidden agenda.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2013 16:13 GMT
Israel and Turkey begin reconciliation talks
Talks to focus on compensation for the killing of nine Turks by Israeli commandos on a Gaza-bound aid ship.
Last updated: 23 Apr 2013 04:49 GMT
Profile: Abdullah Ocalan
Greyer and tempered by long isolation, PKK leader is braving the scepticism of many Turks, and some of his own fighters.
Last updated: 21 Mar 2013 16:59 GMT
Kurdish leader 'outlines' Turkey peace plan
Turkish official says Abdullah Ocalan set to ask PKK fighters to declare truce by March 21 and lay down arms by August.
Last updated: 27 Feb 2013 19:28 GMT
Turkey authorises future Syria raids
Parliament votes to approve cross-border military action after deaths of five civilians in shelling.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2012 03:54 GMT
Russia: Assad committed to ending violence
Foreign Minister Lavrov holds talks with Syrian president in Damascus as government forces continue to shell Homs.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2012 19:42 GMT
Russian foreign minister in talks with Assad
Sergei Lavrov tells Syrian president that peace is in Moscow's interests, as army continues bombardment of Homs.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2012 15:43 GMT
Syria steps up assault on Homs
Heavy shelling continues amid reports of dozens killed as Russian foreign minister visits Damascus to push for reforms.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2012 10:26 GMT
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Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
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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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