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Afghanistan: Countdown to US withdrawal
Attention may now turn from the Arab uprisings to Afghanistan as the US and NATO forces prepare to leave in 2014.
Last updated: 27 Oct 2013 20:01 GMT
The illusion of American exceptionalism
Despite Afghanistan, Iraq, Libya and Syria, the idea of American exceptionalism remains embedded in the US psyche.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2013 10:06 GMT
The consequences of Cameron's Syria defeat
Parliament's rejection of Syria intervention will have important repercussions in Britain as well as abroad.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2013 13:06 GMT
Syria's escalating crisis
Excessive ideological zeal, immoderate sincerity and determination to fight to the finish are fuelling Syria's crisis.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2013 14:15 GMT
Updated: Experts reflect on Egypt's turmoil
A cross section of Middle East analysts discuss the implications of the latest wave of violence in Egypt.
Last updated: 23 Aug 2013 13:27 GMT
In Orwellian Egypt, a state of denial rules
Behind the bloody conflict in Egypt is a state of denial among competing actors of each other's place in society.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2013 10:17 GMT
A "democratic" coup
The military overthrow of President Morsi is not a coup for democracy, but an old remedy that has long failed.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2013 14:19 GMT
Quran burning: Mistake, crime, and metaphor
The failure of the US to appreciate the seriousness of Quran burnings undermines claims of benevolence in Afghanistan.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2012 18:18 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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