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Canadian man escapes rebel captivity in Syria
Carl Campeau was working as legal adviser to UN force stationed in Syria when he went missing in February this year.
Last updated: 18 Oct 2013 11:12 GMT
Russia: Syria agrees to take part in talks
Foreign ministry says Assad government has agreed "in principle" to attend US-Russia brokered proposed peace conference.
Last updated: 29 May 2013 01:34 GMT
Syrian opposition seeks to pick PM-in-exile
Differences reported over choice of new executive's leader as Syrian minister rejects calls for Assad to step down.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2013 17:59 GMT
Annan in Syria after admitting 'failure'
Peace envoy Kofi Annan arrives for talks with President Bashar al-Assad amid escalating combat and no negotiations.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2012 17:14 GMT
Syria signs Arab League peace deal
Damascus agrees to an initiative to end crackdown on protests, as activists report the deaths of more than 100 people.
Last updated: 20 Dec 2011 04:56 GMT
Syria and Israel eye nuclear plants
Middle East rivals announce plans to develop nuclear energy to meet energy need.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2010 00:40 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'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.
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