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Al-Qaeda releases video of French hostages
Video shows nuclear workers kidnapped last year in North Africa urging France to pull its troops out of Afghanistan.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2011 15:59 GMT
UK in North Africa: Myths and contradictions
Has British support for the Algerian government helped prop up Muammar Gaddafi in Libya?
Last updated: 16 Apr 2011 12:02 GMT
France 'to punish' al-Qaeda killers
President confirms death of French engineer captured by fighters in North Africa.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2010 13:26 GMT
'Al-Qaeda kills French hostage'
Al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb says killing in response to raid against group in Mali.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2010 03:22 GMT
Sahara states move against al-Qaeda
Four countries to launch joint command centre in Algerian city to counter growing threat.
Last updated: 21 Apr 2010 17:01 GMT
Al-Qaeda frees Swiss captive
Tourist was held by the group's North Africa wing for nearly six months.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2009 13:44 GMT
Al-Qaeda 'kills British hostage'
British prime minister condemns killing in Mali as an "appalling and barbaric act".
Last updated: 04 Jun 2009 11:42 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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