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Analysis: Syrian uprising's cautionary tale
Unintended consequences of the struggle to oust Bashar al-Assad could be a warning to other revolutionaries.
Arnab Neil Sengupta
Last updated: 13 Oct 2013 07:05 GMT
Reviving the 'New Sudan' vision
In the face of growing unrest, former statesmen John Garang's vision could serve as a banner of unity.
Amir Ahmad Nasr
Last updated: 27 Jan 2012 16:59 GMT
The media's role in African elections
We investigate why Nigerians have lost trust in their news media and if cartoonist Zapiro has crossed a line.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2011 13:44 GMT
Nigeria's leadership crisis
The vice-president has assumed full presidential powers but is the move legal?
Last updated: 17 Feb 2010 11:16 GMT
A chronology of key events in Lebanese history.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2009 13:11 GMT
Analysis: Sudan needs reality check
The country could face partition if the 2005 peace treaty does not help the south.
Last updated: 09 Jan 2008 20:03 GMT
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Ethiopia and Eritrea: Brothers at war no more
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Identity and Exile
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Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
We asked South Africans to reflect on what Madiba meant to them. Hover over the mosaic to see the responses.
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.
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.
In Pictures: Kiev's protesters
Demonstrators have occupied several buildings in Ukraine's capital, using them as bases for their struggle.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
The favelados uprising : The truth about Brazilian protests
Guantanamo's secretive review boards
The 'long journey' to Palestine
FARC may have the answer to Colombia's drug woes
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