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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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Thousands flee Pakistan's Waziristan conflict
As the Pakistani army battles Taliban forces, civilians in North Waziristan face an arduous escape for relative safety.
Gold rush for Nepal's ‘Himalayan Viagra’
Nepalese trade in a libido-boosting fungus is booming but experts warn over-exploitation could destroy ecosystem.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The slow death of Turkish higher education
A Kadir Yildirim
The myth of the caliphate and the Islamic State
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Afghanistan will not be the next Iraq
Artisanal gold mining's curse on West African farming
William G Moseley
China's new territorial assertiveness
Richard Javad Heydarian
In Pictures: Lyari trades guns for football
World Cup fever grips southern Pakistani town notorious for gang wars and drug peddling.
In Pictures: S Sudan's joyless anniversary
On the third anniversary of South Sudan’s independence the country’s humanitarian crisis is spiraling out of control.
In Pictures: Ramadan where the sun never sets
How do Muslims north of the Arctic Circle participate in Ramadan?
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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