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Assad appoints new Syria prime minister
Former agriculture minister and ruling Baath party member Riyad Hijab entrusted with task of forming government.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2012 12:24 GMT
Debating Syria's draft constitution
Syrians are divided over the proposed text and the timing chosen by Assad for the vote.
Last updated: 16 Feb 2012 16:21 GMT
Syria and the Arab League
After making a series of promises it has failed to keep, we ask if Damascus can keep up the rhetoric without delivering.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2011 11:48 GMT
Would the West interfere in Syria?
With major crackdowns on anti-government protests continuing, we ask whether the international community will step in.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2011 11:32 GMT
Bashar al-Assad: Losing his grip on power?
As anti-government protests spread across Syria, we examine the position of the president.
Last updated: 15 Apr 2011 13:24 GMT
Appeasing Syria's Kurds
Al-Assad has granted citizenship to Kurds in the northeast of the country, but many say protests will continue.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2011 14:21 GMT
A change of heart?
Hariri says he was wrong for accusing Syria of being involved in his father's death, but what is behind this shift?
Last updated: 08 Sep 2010 14:41 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
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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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