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Cash-strapped Syrians struggle in Lebanon
Skyrocketing rent in Beirut has forced Syrian refugees into alternative shelters.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2013 14:50 GMT
Dozens killed in wave of Iraq violence
Clashes between security forces and protesters erupt in Sunni Muslim areas, including deadly raid on protest camp.
Last updated: 24 Apr 2013 04:50 GMT
Deadly clashes break out in northern Iraq
Dozens of people killed in battle between protesters and security forces, according to ministry of defence.
Last updated: 23 Apr 2013 22:20 GMT
Syrian general defects from army
YouTube video purports to show logistics chief planning his defection from Bashar al-Assad's forces.
Last updated: 17 Mar 2013 05:45 GMT
Israel court defers release of hunger striker
Palestinian prisoner Samer Issawi, after refusing food for over 200 days, appeared in court to request release on bail.
Last updated: 19 Feb 2013 16:23 GMT
Attacks in Libya target security forces
Attacks in Benghazi and Tripoli leave at least eight wounded, including three policemen.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2012 14:19 GMT
Subversion of Egypt's democracy?
A special edition from Cairo: Is the military helping or subverting the country's democratic transition?
Last updated: 29 Nov 2011 08:58 GMT
Obama's push against UN-approved Palestine
During his trip to Europe, the US president tries to garner support against the UN declaration for a Palestinian state.
Last updated: 26 May 2011 09:23 GMT
A new dawn for Egypt
Who will be tasked with rebuilding the nation and what challenges will the people of Egypt face?
Last updated: 13 Feb 2011 11:29 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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Tunisia caught between fear and stability
Cuba: History is on Obama's side
Moscow's collapsing power dreams
The poisoned orchard of torture
Cuba in the face of a historical moment
Russia's Arctic opportunity
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