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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
At least 93,000 Syrians killed in conflict
UN says death toll includes 6,561 children and figure could be higher with more than 5,000 reported killed each month.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2013 19:48 GMT
Israel 'not getting involved' in Syria war
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu tells cabinet Israel to stay out of civil war despite recent attacks inside Syria.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2013 11:32 GMT
UN peacekeepers kidnapped in Golan released
Yarmouk Martyrs Brigade, a Syrian rebel group, set free four Philippine peacekeepers captured earlier this week.
Last updated: 12 May 2013 16:59 GMT
Analysis: World plans for a post-Assad Syria
Countries around the globe are drawing up strategies for Syria in case the armed conflict takes a decisive turn.
Last updated: 01 Apr 2013 13:06 GMT
UN peacekeepers freed after Syria captivity
Filipino troops captured in the Golan Heights have crossed into Jordan after being set free, officials say.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2013 05:27 GMT
UN troops 'moved to Syria-Jordan border'
Troops captured by Syrian fighters in the Golan Heights are being transferred to the border, abductors say.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2013 13:10 GMT
Syria attacks prevent UN peackeeper rescue
Rebel spokesman says UN convoy sent to retrieve 21 Filipino peacekeepers is halted by army's bombardment of town.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2013 18:02 GMT
Syria warns Israel of 'surprise' retaliation
Diplomat's threat comes as Syrian ally Iran says air raid near Damascus will have significant implications for Israel.
Last updated: 01 Feb 2013 04:13 GMT
Libyans lament their missing army
Many blame politicians for funnelling money to paramilitary groups at the expense of creating an army and police force.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2012 14:56 GMT
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Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
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