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11 - 20
US strikes $11bn arms deal with Qatar
Agreement to provide Apache attack helicopters and air-defence systems thought to be biggest US arms deal this year.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2014 11:01 GMT
Vietnamese fishermen left out to dry
The South China Sea dispute is hitting Vietnamese fishermen, who face harassment at sea from Chinese patrols.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2014 08:41 GMT
US to send troops to Iraq to secure embassy
Obama's announcement follows deployment of warships to the Gulf in response to advances by the armed group ISIL.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2014 06:50 GMT
US steps up military preparations over Iraq
US sends more ships to Gulf and considers drone strikes as UN says it is pulling its staff out of the capital, Baghdad.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2014 19:06 GMT
Is Bowe Bergdahl worth five Taliban prisoners?
Why critics are mistaken in attacking the Taliban prisoner exchange.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2014 14:21 GMT
Iraqi army claims gains against rebels
Army says it has wrested back territory from ISIL fighters, as Washington orders aircraft carrier to head to the Gulf.
Last updated: 15 Jun 2014 02:52 GMT
Australia mulls role in US and China rivalry
Some argue Australia should pursue a policy of strategic independence rather than strategic dependence on Washington.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2014 08:57 GMT
Obama's Afghan war: Dereliction of duty
The problem is not Afghanistan's colossal challenges but Washington's receding self-confidence and incapable leadership.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2014 11:10 GMT
Taliban release footage of Bergdahl handover
Video appears to show Taliban fighters clutching a white flag as they hand over captured soldier to US special forces.
Central & South Asia
Last updated: 05 Jun 2014 03:30 GMT
Bergdahl faces US probe amid desertion claims
Army chief says former Taliban prisoner will be investigated over disappearance and subsequent capture in Afghanistan.
Last updated: 03 Jun 2014 19:30 GMT
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Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
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Libya: Let the scramble for oil money begin
Turkey's first ladies and the headscarf controversy
Confronting ISIL: Why bombing is doomed to fail
In Pictures: Lebanon's dying fishing industry
Plagued by pollution, over-fishing and rapid development along the coast, Lebanon's fishermen struggle to make a living.
In Pictures: Sierra Leone's Ebola survivors
Survivors of the disease are often stigmatised after they return to their communities.
In Pictures: Kashmir copes with floods
Volunteers spring up across Srinagar city to help overcome worst flooding in century amid fear of disease outbreak.
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