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Erdogan's presidential ambitions
Turkey's PM faces constitutional and electoral challenges if he wants to become president.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2013 18:32 GMT
EU renews Turkey talks despite Taksim tension
Membership negotiations to resume, even as anti-government protests fuel diplomatic rows.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2013 07:26 GMT
Syria fighting spreads to Aleppo
Assad forces battle fighters across many cities, as border crossings with Iraq and Turkey fall into opposition control.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2012 04:58 GMT
Syrian military and fighters clash in Aleppo
Violence reported in several towns as rebels battle to take control of border crossings into neighbouring countries.
Last updated: 21 Jul 2012 21:02 GMT
Arab Spring: An opportunity for Israel?
As the US defence secretary calls on Israel to end its growing isolation in the Middle East, how should Israel respond?
Last updated: 05 Dec 2011 14:46 GMT
Campaign trail fight gets 'dirty' in Turkey
Country's political future at stake in June 12 vote, but sex tapes scandal and Kurdish unrest share campaign spotlight.
Last updated: 26 May 2011 16:10 GMT
Analysts dissect the referendum
Turkish writers discuss their views on the referendum, seen as a crucial test for the ruling party.
Last updated: 12 Sep 2010 17:55 GMT
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Identity and Exile
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Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
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Life and times of Nelson Mandela
Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
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Nuodeng enjoyed centuries of prosperity thanks to its wealth of salt, which is still a major source of income today.
In Pictures: Johannesburg celebrates Mandela
As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
Shan New Year celebrated for first time in Koung Jor Shan refugee camp.
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An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
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